Biochemical Confirmatory Spot Tests and Strips

Remel™ Nitrate Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

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

ALN Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Microdase Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ BactiCard™ Candida Kit (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ PRO Disk with Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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™ BactiCard™ E. coli (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel BactiCard E. coli is used for presumptive identification of Escherichia coli using enzyme technology.

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™ Rifampin Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Penicillin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Urea-PDA Disk™ (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Urea-PDA Disk is used for demonstration of urease activity and phenylalanine deamination in Enterobacteriaceae.

Remel™ Catarrhalis Test Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Novobiocin Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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™ Indoxyl Acetate Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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