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Description of the BD Bacitracin Taxo A Discs For differentiating Group A Streptococci, 50/TB, 10 TB/BX
Bacitracin discs are used in the presumptive identification of beta-hemolytic Group A Streptococcus. Features: • A disk for beta-hemolytic streptococcus • Group A Streptococcus is sensitive to small amounts of Bacitracin while beta Strep of other serological groups are resistant. • Group A Streptococcus is differentiated from other groups of beta-hemolytic Strep by the formation of a zone of inhibition around a disc impregnated with 0.04 units of Bacitracin. • Organisms used for testing must be isolated and not contain mixed flora. • The Taxo discs are not to be used directly with clinical specimens. Storage: • Store at 2°-8°C when not in use. • DO NOT FREEZE. • The expiration date is shown on the reagent vial. • DO NOT use beyond the expiration date. • Bring discs to room temperature before use. • Return unused discs to the refrigerator as soon as possible.
With one of the largest catalogs of medical, surgical and diagnostic supplies available online, Medex Supply can accommodate your facility's needs for Diagnostic Tests. Strep Tests & Blood Agar Plates can be found in our extensive online collection of products from globally recognized and trusted brands, including BD. An excellent option to consider is the Bacitracin Taxo A Discs For differentiating Group A Streptococci, 50/TB, 10 TB/BX.
Item must be shipped 2 day air as it requires refrigeration.