Biochemical Confirmatory Spot Tests and Strips

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.

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.

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™ 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™ Niacin Control Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Niacin Control Disc is a positive control used for Niacin Reagent Strip, Part No. R21090.

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™ PYR Disc with Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for presumptive identification of enterococci, Lancefield group A streptococci, and E. coli based on PYRase production.

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.

Remel™ Nitrate Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ ALA Disk™ (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Hippurate Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

ALN Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Bile Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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