That ressource is reserved for health professionals

This space contains information on medical devices, the use of which is reserved for healthcare professionals. In application of the law of December 29, 2011 relating to the strengthening of health security, I certify that I am a health professional and therefore be authorized to access this information.

I am a healthcare professional


Close window if you are not a healthcare professional


Close menu



Procalcitonin - Unlabelled


Quantification of procalcitonin in
clinical or preclinical samples.


No labelling


Procalcitonin (PCT) is a biomarker that reacts with high sensitivity and specificity to generalized infection and sepsis. It correlates better than all other existing parameters to the inflammatory activity of the immune system and can be used to diagnose and to monitor severe bacterial infections and sepsis.

Recently, strong evidence supports the reduction of antibiotics using PCT-guided antibiotic stewardship protocols. PCT guidance could help reduce the initial antibiotic prescription rates and also the antibiotic treatment duration.  

This product is for research use only and is not intended for diagnostic or therapeutic use.