We recommend that clients submit multiple samples per site in order to achieve greater sensitivity and reliability with the results, particularly with regard to negative results.
Below are highlights of the services mentioned above.
The Dog Bacteroidetes ID™
service uses PCR DNA technology to determine the presence of dog fecal contamination
. The service targets fecal Bacteroidetes that are found in dogs.
The Dog Bacteroidetes "Quantification" ID
™ service uses "real-time" quantification PCR DNA analytical technology to determine the presence and quantification of dog fecal contamination
. The service targets and quantifies gene biomarkers specific to fecal Bacteroidetes from dog sources.