Major 3 Kit

Identifies the following three main contagious mastitis bacteria:

Enables testing of bulk tank samples, making it efficient way to simultaneously screen an entire herd for contagious mastitis bacteria.

  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • Streptococcus agalactiae
  • Mycoplasma bovis

Full Panel Assay

Identifies the following bacterial species and groups:

  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • Enterococcus sp. (including E. faecalis and E. faecium)
  • Corynebacterium bovis
  • Staphylococcal fi-lactamase gene (the gene responsible for penicillin resistance in staphylococci)
  • Escherichia coli
  • Streptococcus dysgalactiae
  • Staphylococcus sp. (including staphylococcus aureus and all relevant coagulase-negative staphylococci)
  • Streptococcus agalactiae
  • Streptococcus uberis
  • Klebsiella sp. (including K oxytoca and K pneumoniae)
  • Serratia marcescens
  • Arcanobacterium pyogenes and/or Peptoniphilus indolicus