Nextec Lifesciences develops first product : A DNA based kit for TB detection 

1. Results online within 10 min 

2. Tested on 250 clinical samples from suspected TB patients, found 100% specific 

3. Detects as low as 10 TB bacilli 

4. Minimal infrastructure & cost effective 

5. Detects Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB bacteria) specific DNA in clinical fluid of suspected TB patients. The test has been validated in collaboration with KGMU and SGPGI, Lucknow.

6. The primers and probe of M. tb sequence are IPR of Nextec Lifesciences.