Biochemical Confirmatory Spot Tests and Strips

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

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

Remel™ Kanamycin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for presumptive identification of anaerobic gram-negative bacilli, including Bacteroides fragilis.

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™ Caffeic Acid Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Caffeic Acid Disc is used for demonstration of phenol oxidase production by Cryptococcus neoformans.

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™ NET Test (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Vancomycin Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for confirmation of the Gram stain reaction for anaerobic bacteria and presumptive identification of anaerobic gram-negative bacilli.

Remel™ Candida albicans Test Kit (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Candida albicans Test Kit is a reagent impregnated disc test for presumptive identification of Candida albicans.

Remel™ Lysostaphin Test Kit (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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. campy (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for rapid detection and differentiation of Campylobacter from other organisms with similar colony morphology within two minutes.

Remel™ MUG Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Oxoid™ Nitrocefin Solution (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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™ Nitrocefin Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

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