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™ Urea-PDA Disk™ (Thermo Scientific™)

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

ALN Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Beta Lysin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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™ BactiCard™ Strep (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel BactiCard Strep is used for presumptive identification of streptococci and related genera 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™ Catarrhalis Test Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Nitrocefin Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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™ SPS Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel SPS Disk is used for presumptive identification of Peptostreptococcus anaerobius.

Remel™ ALA Disk™ (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ PYR/Esculin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Penicillin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Bile Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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