Biochemical Confirmatory Spot Tests and Strips

Remel™ PRO Disk with Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Penicillin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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™ Pyridoxal Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Pyridoxal Disc is used for demonstration of growth by nutritionally deficient streptococci.

Remel™ Gram-Sure (Thermo Scientific™)

Rapid test disc used for differentiation of aerobic gram-positive and gram-negative rods or coccobacilli using fluorescent technology.

Remel™ Nitrate Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ PYR/Esculin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Rifampin Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ BactiCard™ Neisseria (Thermo Scientific™)

Uses enzyme technology for presumptive identification of Neisseria spp. and Moraxella catarrhalis on selective media.

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

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

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™ SPS Disk (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ BactiCard™ Strep (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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