Biochemical Confirmatory Test Stains and Reagents

Remel™ BactiDrop™ Ninhydrin (Thermo Scientific™)

Remel BactiDrop Ninhydrin is for detection of sodium hippurate hydrolysis.

Remel™ 2% Bile Solubility Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

Use for differentiation of S. pneumoniae from other alpha-hemolytic streptococci using the Spot Test or Tube Test.

Remel™ BactiDrop™ Nitrate A (Thermo Scientific™)

Remel BactiDrop Nitrate A is used for determination of the ability of microorganisms to reduce nitrate to nitrite or free nitrogen gas.

Remel™ NAC Attack (Thermo Scientific™)

Remel NAC Attack is for digestion and decontamination procedures for AFB cultures.

Remel™ BactiDrop™ Nitrate B (Thermo Scientific™)

Remel BactiDrop Nitrate B is for determination of the ability of microorganisms to reduce nitrate to nitrite or free nitrogen gas.

Remel™ NAC 100 (Thermo Scientific™)

The Remel NAC 100 is for digestion and decontamination procedures for AFB and fungal cultures.

Remel™ Anaerobic Nitrate Reagent B (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Anaerobic Nitrate Reagent B is for determination of nitrate reduction in anaerobic bacteria.

Remel™ Phosphate Buffer (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Phosphate Buffer is for neutralization of clinical specimens in digestion and decontamination procedures for AFB and fungal cultures.

Remel™ Spot Indole Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Spot Indole Reagent is for determination of the ability of microorganisms to split indole from tryptophan molecule by spot test method.

Remel™ BactiDrop™ Oxidase (Thermo Scientific™)

Remel BactiDrop Oxidase is used for detection of the presence of oxidase enzyme.

Remel™ Ehrlich's Indole Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Ehrlich's Indole Reagent is for detection of the tryptophan enzyme.

Remel™ Enhanced Gram Iodine (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ enhanced gram stain reagents are balanced to give a distinct gram-positive reaction and are less prone to over decolorization.

Remel™ Gram Crystal Violet (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Gram Crystal Violet is a primary stain in Gram stain procedures.

Remel™ Trichrome (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel Trichrome is for detection and differentiation of intestinal parasites.

Remel™ PYR Reagent (Thermo Scientific™)

Thermo Scientific™ Remel PYR Reagent is for presumptive identification of group A streptococci and enterococci.