Biochemical Confirmatory Spot Tests and Strips

Remel™ Kanamycin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Enterococcus/Group A Strep Screen (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for presumptive identification of Enterococcus and group A streptococci using esculin hydrolysis and PYR reaction.

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™ Pyridoxal Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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™ Beta Lysin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Colistin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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™ Hippurate Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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™ LAP Disc w/Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Microdase Discs (Thermo Scientific™)

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

Remel™ Penicillin Disc (Thermo Scientific™)

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

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

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