Mycobacterium leprae & M.lepromatosis


Validated qPCR / RT-PCR kit for Mycobacterium leprae & M.lepromatosis

Detection channel: FAM (518nm)

Available in different versions:

-Standard PCR (extraction kit needed)

-Oligo (without PCR mix)

In 100/200/500 reactions, with optional copy number positive control

(Not for use in diagnostic procedures)

SKU: PCR-00441-K Categories: , , , ,


Mycobacterium leprae is a bacterium that, along with Mycobacterium lepromatosis, causes leprosy (Hansen’s disease).

Leprosy is a chronic infectious disease that damages the peripheral nerves and targets the skin, eyes, nose, and muscles. It manifests as unattractive skin sores that are pale in color, lumps or bumps that do not go away after several weeks or months, nerve damage which can lead to complications with the ability to sense feeling in the arms and legs as well as muscle weakness.

Additional information

Type and quantity

Standard PCR (100 reactions), Standard PCR (200 reactions), Standard PCR (500 reactions), Oligo (100 reactions)

Copy number positive control

No, Yes