Mycoplasma is a widespread contaminant in cell culture with profound effects on cell growth and cell behaviour. Mycoplasma is small in size, difficult to detect and hard to get rid of.
The conventional methods are effective on mycoplasma detection but they are time-consuming and usually take minimum of 28 days to obtain result. Our Nucleic acid Amplification Technique (NAT) is a PCR-based assay that is fast and reliable.
We provide highly sensitive mycoplasma detection service (2-3 days), followed by decontamination at your request.
When you should perform a mycoplasma detection: