BK virus (PCR Control)
Purified DNA of BK virus to be used to control in vitro diagnosis techniques based on nucleic acid amplification.
|Product||BK virus (PCR Control)|
|Manufacturer||Vircell Microbiologists (Spain)|
|Technique||Amplirun DNA Control|
|Quantity||± 12.500 copies per µl, once reconstituted in 100 µl sterile bidistilled water|
BK virus is a non-enveloped, icosahedral, double stranded DNA polyomavirus with a diameter of 40 nm. After an asymptomatic primary infection, the virus remains latent in various tissues. It may cause nephropathy and other complications in transplant recipients.