Benchmarking of the Microsart® AMP Mycoplasma Kit With Products of Two Other Suppliers
Application Note Nov 13, 2019
Among the world’s smallest bacteria, mycoplasmas are capable of independent reproduction and thus contamination of cell cultures remains a major problem. Sensitive routine testing for contamination of cell cultures is essential. With several different PCR kits to detect mycoplasma available, we benchmarked the Microsart® AMP Mycoplasma kit against products of two other suppliers.
This application note compares three mycoplasma detection kits, demonstrating which comes out on top by assessing important deciding factors, such as: