Urinary Tract Infection and Antimicrobial Resistance Tests

Sinochips Diagnostics offers a comprehensive UTI Panel designed to swiftly and accurately identify urinary tract infections. Our CLIA-certified lab utilizes advanced technology to detect a wide range of pathogens, providing critical information for effective treatment. In addition, our Antimicrobial Susceptibility Test complements our UTI Panel by determining the resistance or susceptibility of the pathogens to various antibiotics, enabling personalized and effective treatment strategies. These services support clinicians in delivering targeted care and optimizing patient outcomes.

Sinochips Urinary Tract Infection and Antimicrobial Resistance Test

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR)

The Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) Diagnostic Panel is a comprehensive molecular diagnostic tool designed for the semi-quantitative detection and identification of a broad range of pathogens and resistance genes associated with urinary tract infections. This panel is intended for use in clinical laboratories to aid in the diagnosis and management of UTIs.

The Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) Diagnostic Panel includes a comprehensive array of pathogens and resistance genes:


·         Enterococcus spp.

·         Escherichia coli

·         Klebsiella pneumoniae

·         Proteus mirabilis

·         Staphylococcus aureus

·         Staphylococcus saprophyticus

·         Pseudomonas aeruginosa

·         Methicillin/Oxacillin (mecA)

·         Vancomycin (vanA & vanB)

 UTI w/AMR (includes all organisms in panels above)

·         Candida albicans

·         Candida parapsilosis

·         Candida tropicalis

·         Citrobacter braakii/freundii

·         Citrobacter koseri

·         Enterobacter cloacae

·         Klebsiella aerogenes

·         Klebsiella oxytoca/michiganensis

·         Proteus vulgaris

·         Streptococcus agalactiae (Group B)

·         Ureaplasma urealyticum

UTI PLUS  (includes all organisms in Panels above)

·         Acinetobacter baumannii

·         Bacteroides fragilis

·         Candida dubliniensis

·         Candida glabrata

·         Candida krusei

·         Morganella morganii

·         Providencia stuartii

·         Serratia marcescens

·         Staphylococcus epidermidis

·         Streptococcus pyogenes (Group A)


·         Sulfonamides: sul (1-3)

·         Trimethoprim: dfrA (1, 5, 11 & 17)

·         Erythromycin

·         SHV (carbapenem, penam, cephalosporin)

·         TEM (penam, penem, cephalosporin, monobactam)

·         CTX (cephalosporin)

·         Tetracycline

·         Fluoroquinolones: qnrS (1-5 & 7-9); qnrB (Group 1 & 5)

·         AmpC (penam, cephalosporin)

·         blaKPC (2-8, 10, 11, 13-22 & 24-33) (carbapenem, cephalosporin, monobactam, penam)

·         blaCTX-M (1, 3, 10, 12, 15, 22, 23 & 28) blaFEC-1 (cephalosporin)

·         blaNDM (1-21) (carbapenem, penam, cephamycin, cephalosporin)

Partnering with Sinochips Diagnostics Is Easy

Partnering with Sinochips Diagnostics Is Easy

1. Contact us

Contact Sinochips Diagnostics (877) 746-6244. Within 1 business day an account will be created, and you will receive access to our result portal.

2. Receive sample collection kits

Within 1-2 days the healthcare provider (HCP) will receive the sample collection kit for the test.

3. Send samples to us

After the test is ordered by the HCP and patient sample is collected, the HCP will put the sample, and the test order/requisition form in the provided bag and deliver to Sinochips Diagnostics.

4. Receive results

The HCP will receive the results through our result portal within 72 hours.