Legionella spp and Legionella pneumophila by PCR (all type of water)

Reference method(s): NF T90-471 and ISO/TS 12869

You will find below listed the certified analytical methods and holder companies. The methods are classified by principle. Download (pdf format) the two public documents relating to each certified method: the validation certificate and the summary validation study report.

List updated and published on December 18th, 2015

PCR methods

iQ-Check Legionella spp
Aim of method: Detection and quantification of Legionella spp
Holder: BIO-RAD
Certificate / Summarized study report

iQ-Check Legionella pneumophila
Aim of method: Detection and quantification of Legionella pneumophila
Holder: BIO-RAD
Certificate / Summarized study report

GeneDisc Legionella spp
Aim of method: Detection and quantification of Legionella spp
Holder: Pall GeneDisc Technologies
Certificate / Summarized study report

GeneDisc Legionella pneumophila
Aim of method: Detection and quantification of Legionella pneumophila
Holder: Pall GeneDisc Technologies
Certificate / Summarized study report