Transplant Pathogen Monitoring



JCV ELITe MGB® Kit is a real-time PCR assay for the detection and quantification of JC polyomavirus 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 John Cunningham Virus large T antigen gene and an artificial DNA sequence 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 · Plasma, urine and cerebrospinal fluid
Instruments · Extraction: ELITe Star, ELITe Galaxy, NucliSENS easy MAG and QIAsymphony SP/AS
· Thermal cyclers: ABI 7300 Real-Time PCR system and ABI 7500 series
High performance · 100% clinical sensitivity and 98.4% clinical specificity
Complete transplant menu · Complete transplant pathogen monitoring range


Ordering Information

Product Name Description Reference
JCV ELITe MGB Kit 4 tubes, 25 reactions each RTS176PLD
JCV ELITe Standard 2 sets of 4 levels, 8 reactions each STD176PLD
JCV ELITe Positive Control 1 tube, 12 reactions CTR176PLD
CTRCPE – Internal Control 4 tubes, 25 reactions each CTRCPE


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