Fast detection of somatic Coliphages 

(Results in 5h)

Bacteriophage: Somatic Coliphages
Method: Bluephage method

A fast qualitative analysis for the detection of somatic coliphages is now available. A 3-step protocol and a 3h incubation time is sufficient to determine 1PFU/100mL sample. The kit contains all the consumables and biological material required to perform the analysis, including freeze-dried specific host-cells for the somatic coliphage group which are ready for use after 120 min of incubation.

Raw and treated wastewater, surface water, recreational water, shellfish extracts, sediments, and sludge extracts after dilution where necessary.

Sample volume: 100 mL
Number of assays: 25 assays 
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