AgioMol™ CANDID-5 is used to detect the presence of five different Candida species. Candida is a type of yeast that is normally present in the human
body, but it can cause infections when it overgrows, especially in individuals with weakened immune systems. The five different Candida species tested include Candida albicans, Candida glabrata, Candida tropicansi, Candida parapsilosis, and Candida krusei which are responsible for the majority of Candida infections.
in humans. It is commonly used for the early diagnosis of Candida infections,
especially in immunocompromised patients or those who are at high risk of
developing Candida infections.