Transplant Pathogen Monitoring



HSV1 ELITe MGB® Kit is a real-time PCR assay for the detection and quantification of type 1 herpes simplex virus DNA. The assay is CE-IVD validated on a large range of sample types with diverse conventional extraction and PCR systems.


Conserved Targets · Region of herpes simplex virus 1 glycoprotein D gene and human beta-globin gene as an internal control
Easy-to-use · Monoreagent, ready-to-use
Best-in class PCR technology · ELITe MGB probes designed with Minor Groove Binder, Superbases® and Eclipse® Dark Quencher
Large range of samples · Whole blood, plasma and cerebrospinal fluid
Instruments · Extraction: ELITe Star, ELITe Galaxy, NucliSENS easy MAG, QIAsymphony SP/AS,
· Thermal cyclers: ABI 7300 Real Time PCR system and ABI 7500 series
High performance · 98.1% clinical sensitivity and 99% clinical specificity
Complete transplant menu · Complete transplant pathogen monitoring range


Ordering Information

Product Name Description Reference
HSV1 ELITe MGB Kit 4 tubes, 25 reactions each RTS031PLD
HSV1 ELITe Standard 2 sets of 4 levels, 8 reactions each STD031PLD
HSV1 ELITe Positive Control 4 tubes, 3 reactions each CTR031PLD
CTRCPE – Internal Control 4 tubes, 25 reactions each CTRCPE


HSV1 ELITe MGB Kit is also CE-IVD validated with ELITe InGenius®, a fully automated sample-to-result solution