Detection of Listeria spp.
What is Listeria monocytogenes ?
DNA BASED METHODS

Warnex Listeria spp. Assay (Warnex Diagnostics) CCD

Warnex Listeria mono Assay (Warnex Diagnostics) CCD
Real-Time PCR Technology
Specific results in under 3 h post-enrichment
NR

Accuprobe L.moncytogenes (GenProbe Inc.)
Nucleic acid hybridization
After enrichment + 30-40 min for test only
NR

BAX system-L. monocytogenes (Qualicon) CCD
PCR
After enrichment + about 4 h for test only
NR

GENE-TRAK L. mono Assay (GENE-TRAK)
Nucleic acid hybridization
48 h (Included with enrichment time)
NR

GENE-TRAK Colorimetric (GENE-TRAK)
Nucleic acid hybridization
50-51 h (Included with enrichment time)
NR

GENE-TRAK L.mono DLP Assay (GENE-TRAK)

Nucleic acid hybridization
48 h (Included with enrichment time)
NR

IMMUNOASSAY BASED METHODS

Rapid Check
(Strategic Diagnostics Inc.)
CCD
Immunoassay based method
NR
NR

Pathatrix (Matrix Microscience Inc.) CCD
antibody coated paramagnetic particles
NR
NR


VIDAS (bioMerieux Vitek) CCD
ELFA
24-48 h
NR

mini-VIDAS (bioMerieux Vitek) CCD
ELFA
24-48 h
NR

Microtiter (bioMerieux Vitek) CCD
ELISA
24-48 h
NR

Listeria Via (Tecra) CCD
Immunoassay
NR
NR

Unique Listeria (Tecra)
CCD
Immunoassay
NR
NR


Listeria VIP (BioControl) CCD
Immunoprecipitation
48-68 h
NR

Assurance Listeria (BioControl) CCD
ELISA
about 50 h
$5.15


Reveal for Listeria (Neogen) CCD
Immunoprecipitation
NR
NR

Listeria Rapid Test Clearview Listeria (Unipath Ltd.)
Enzyme immuno-assay
43 h
$7.15

Listeria Tek (Organon Teknika)

ELISA
48 h
$5.50

Listeria Rapid Test (HardyDiagnostics) CCD
EIA
NA
$5.00

Microbact 12L (BioControl) CCD
Identification
NR
NR

Listeria detection kits
(Microgen Bioproducts, Co)

NR
NR

Listertest (Vicam)
Immunomagnetic separation
24 h
NR

IMMUNO-LATEX AGGLUTINATION BASED METHODS
Listeria Rapid Test (Oxoid) CCD
Latex agglutination
NR
NR
BIOCHEMICAL METHODS AND OTHERS

Microgen˘â Listeria-ID (Microbiology International )
HGMF/Selective media/Biochemcial test
NR
NR

LM-139 with HGMF (QA Life Sciences)
HGMF/Selective media/Biochemcial test
NR
NR

BioSys (Remel)
Colorimetric; Listeria medium
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