Biochemical Confirmatory Spot Tests and Strips

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™ Nitrate Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ NET Test (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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.

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™ Beta Lysin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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

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

Remel™ Hippurate Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Rapid test to detect the hydrolysis of sodium hippurate by group B streptococci, G. vaginalis, and C. jejuni.

Remel™ Rifampin Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for presumptive identification of anaerobic gram-negative bacilli, including Bacteroides and Fusobacterium 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™ Caffeic Acid Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Catarrhalis Test Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ BactiCard™ E. coli (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Lysostaphin Test Kit (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Colistin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Colistin Disc is used for differentiation of Bacteroides spp. and Fusobacterium species.