Biochemical Confirmatory Spot Tests and Strips

Remel™ NET Test (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Beta Lysin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Beta Lysin Disc is used to detect CAMP factor by group B 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™ BactiCard™ Neisseria (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Catarrhalis Test Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Indoxyl Acetate Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ BactiCard™ Strep (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ PYR/Esculin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ PRO Disk with Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Bile Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Bile Disc is used as a screening test to separate Bacteroides fragilis from other gram-negative anaerobic bacilli.

Remel™ Microdase Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Kanamycin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Niacin Reagent Strips (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Niacin Reagent Strip is used for detection of niacin in the differentiation and identification of mycobacteria.

Remel™ ALA Disk™ (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ BactiCard™ Candida Kit (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel BactiCard Candida Kit is used for presumptive identification of Candida albicans using enzyme technology.