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.

Remel™ BactiCard™ Candida Kit (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Microdase Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ PYR/Esculin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Oxoid™ Nitrocefin Solution (Thermo Scientific™)

The Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid Nitrocefin is used for detection of beta-lactamase production.

Remel™ Kanamycin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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

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

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™ ALA Disk™ (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Rifampin Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Hippurate Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Caffeic Acid Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Novobiocin Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Nitrocefin Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ PYR Disc with Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

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