Biochemical Confirmatory Spot Tests and Strips

Remel™ BactiCard™ Strep (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel BactiCard Strep is used for presumptive identification of streptococci and related genera using enzyme technology.

Remel™ ALA Disk™ (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel ALA Disk is used for demonstration of porphyrin synthesis in Haemophilus spp.

Remel™ PYR Disc with Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for presumptive identification of enterococci, Lancefield group A streptococci, and E. coli based on PYRase production.

Remel™ SPS Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel SPS Disk is used for presumptive identification of Peptostreptococcus anaerobius.

Remel™ PRO Disk with Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ NET Test (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for identification of N. gonorrhoeae, N. meningitidis, N. lactamica and M. catarrhalis

Remel™ Penicillin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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.

Remel™ Beta Lysin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Beta Lysin Disc is used to detect CAMP factor by group B streptococci.

Oxoid™ O.B.I.S. mono (Thermo Scientific™)

The Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid O.B.I.S. mono is used for differentiation of Listeria monocytogenes from other Listeria spp. from culture.

Remel™ Novobiocin Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Pyridoxal Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Haemophilus Identification Test Kit (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Lysostaphin Test Kit (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Lysostaphin Test Kit is used for rapid differentiation of staphylococci from micrococci.

Remel™ Catarrhalis Test Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for rapid detection of butyrate esterase for presumptive identification of Moraxella catarrhalis.