Biochemical Confirmatory Spot Tests and Strips

Remel™ Microdase Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Microdase Disk is used for differentiation of staphylococci from micrococci.

Remel™ Niacin Control Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Niacin Control Disc is a positive control used for Niacin Reagent Strip, Part No. R21090.

Remel™ Novobiocin Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for differentiation of Staphylococcus saprophyticus from other coagulase-negative staphylococci.

Remel™ Enterococcus/Group A Strep Screen (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for presumptive identification of Enterococcus and group A streptococci using esculin hydrolysis and PYR reaction.

Remel™ MUG Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel MUG Disc is used for presumptive identification of Escherichia coli by fluorogenic assay procedure.

ALN Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ ALN Disc is used for differentiation of Fusobacterium species from Bacteroides species.

Remel™ PRO Disk with Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

Used for identification of yeast and anaerobic microorganisms primarily Candida albicans and Clostridium difficile.

Remel™ Penicillin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Used for presumptive identification of anaerobic gram-negative bacilli, including Bacteroides and Fusobacterium spp.

Remel™ Pyridoxal Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Pyridoxal Disc is used for demonstration of growth by nutritionally deficient streptococci.

Remel™ Hippurate Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Rapid test to detect the hydrolysis of sodium hippurate by group B streptococci, G. vaginalis, and C. jejuni.

Remel™ PYR/Esculin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel PYR/Esculin Disc is used for presumptive identification of group A streptococci and enterococci.

Remel™ Haemophilus Identification Test Kit (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for determination of growth requirements and porphyrin production by Haemophilus spp.

Remel™ Indoxyl Acetate Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for rapid identification and differentiation of Campylobacter, Wolinella, and Helicobacter.

Oxoid™ Nitrocefin Solution (Thermo Scientific™)

The Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid Nitrocefin is used for detection of beta-lactamase production.

Remel™ LAP Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel LAP Disc is used for the rapid detection of leucine aminopeptidase activity in streptococci and related genera.