This chromogenic medium provides rapid and reliable screening of Methicillin-Resistant S.aureus (MRSA) with definitive results in 18-24 hours.
Cost-effective identification of MRSA
As of 18 hours, direct identification of 90% of MRSA strains
Further 7% increase in sensitivity at 18 hours incubation when used
with flocked swabs for transportation.
Results are easy to read
- pale blue green at 18 hours incubation
- blue green to dark blue at 25 hours incubation*
* at 24 hours pale blue green colonies are not MRSA strains; see technical
sheet for more details
Nose, throat, perineum, wound, groin specimens
Inoculate manually or using PREVI Isola
For culture + isolation + identification