Coastal Biotech offers PCR or polymerase chain reaction testing. This platform of molecular testing is to detect genetic material from a specific organism and antibiotic resistance genes, simultaneously. The speed and accuracy of PCR testing allows clinicians to treat with confidence.
UTI is an infection of the upper and lower urinary tract. It is the most commonly diagnosed illness among all. Our PCR UTI testing allows for same day results combined with antibiotic resistance genes.
More than 1 million sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are acquired every day worldwide, the majority of which are asymptomatic. Drug resistance, especially for gonorrhea, is a major threat. Our non-invasive PCR STI test allows for same day treatment.
Gastrointestinal infections are viral, bacterial, or parasitic infections that cause inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. Rapid diagnosis, appropriate treatment and infection control measures are accomplished with our same day PCR GI test.
Appropriate prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of chronic wounds is important for providers across all specialties. Clinicians can treat same day with our PCR wound test combined with antibiotic resistance genes.
Acute Respiratory Infections are one of the leading causes of death. Respiratory infections may be viral or bacterial and often have similar symptoms. Our comprehensive PCR respiratory test aids in faster, accurate treatment.