Biochemical Confirmatory Spot Tests and Strips

Remel™ LAP Disc w/Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

For rapid differentiation of Aerococcus and Leuconostoc from Streptococcus Enterococcus, Lactococcus and Pediococcus

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™ PYR/Esculin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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™ Nitrate Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Nitrate Disk is used for detection of nitrate reduction by anaerobic bacteria.

Remel™ Beta Lactam™ Reagent Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

Acidometric method to detect beta-lactamase production in Haemophilus spp., N. gonorrhoeae and staphylococci.

Remel™ Nitrocefin Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

For rapid detection of beta-lactamase production in Haemophilus spp., N. gonorrhoeae, M. catarrhalis, staphylococci, enterococci, and anaerobes.

Remel™ Rifampin Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Indoxyl Acetate Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Novobiocin Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ BactiCard™ Neisseria (Thermo Scientific™)

Uses enzyme technology for presumptive identification of Neisseria spp. and Moraxella catarrhalis on selective media.

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

Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid O.B.I.S. PYR is for detection of PYRase activity in streptococcal microorganisms and Citrobacter sp. from culture.

Remel™ PRO Disk with Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Lysostaphin Test Kit (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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

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