Culture Media: Healthcare

 
 
 

Culture Media: Healthcare Features & Specs

CHROMID Chromogenic Media

 
With chromID™, bioMérieux offers you an extensive range of chromogenic media for the simultaneous culture and identification of microorganisms.
 
Designed to meet your increasing daily challenges, these high quality media provide you with reliable results and true peace-of-mind.
 
Our recognized expertise in culture, identification and susceptibility testing naturally led us to pioneer the chromogenic media concept back in 1989. Since then, we have continued to create innovative chromogenic solutions to meet your everyday needs.
 

NEW chromID® CARBA Ref 414012 (20 Plates)

  • Chromogenic media for the isolation of Carbapenemase producing Enterobacerteriaceae
  • Easy-to-read colonies on a clear background - pink to burgundy for E. Coli and blue-green for the KESC group
     

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NEW chromID® MRSA/chromID S. aureus bi-plate Ref 414524 (20 bi-plates)

  • Chromogenic media for the rapid and reliable screening of S. aureus and Methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA) in one convenient bi-plate
  • Easy-to-read - green colonies on one side means MSSA and green on both sides means MRSA
     

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chromID® MRSA Ref 43841 (20 plates)

  • Chromogenic media for the rapid and reliable screening of Methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA)
  • Easy-to-read — green colonies mean MRSA
     

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chromID® S. aureus Ref 43371 (20 plates)

  • Chromogenic media for selective isolation of Staphylococci and the identification of S. aureus
  • Easy-to-read — green colonies mean S. aureus and pink for other Staphylococci species
     

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chromID® VRE Ref 43851 (20 plates)

  • Chromogenic media for the rapid and reliable screening of Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE)
  • Easy-to-read — violet colonies for E. faecalis and blue colonies identify E. faecium

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chromID® C. difficile Ref 43871 (20 plates)

  • Chromogenic media for the screening and isolation of Clostridium difficile
  • Easy-to-read gray to black colonies on a clear agar
  • Saves time — 24-hour incubation time vs. 48-72 hours for other methods
     

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chromID® Strepto B Ref 43461 (20 plates)

  • Chromogenic media for the rapid and reliable screening of S. agalactiae
  • Easy-to-read — pink to red colonies mean S. agalactiae
  • Detects both ß hemolytic and non-ß hemolytic group B Streptococci

bioMérieux Group B strep testing solution:

  • Granada Bi-phasic broth Item # 42722  (40 tubes)
    • Selective medium for the screening and identification of group B Streptococci
  • Granada Agar Item # 43712 (20 plates)
  • LIM broth Item # 42116 (20 tubes)
     

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chromID® CPS Ref 43541 (20 plates)

  • Chromogenic media for the screening of common urine pathogens
  • Improved workflow — easy-to-read colored colonies on one plate reduce the need for multiple plates
  • Save time — Reduced need to sub mixed colonies, E.coli, KESC and Proteus directly identified
     

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chromID® Salmonella Ref 43621 (20 plates)

  • Chromogenic media for the isolation and differentiation of Salmonella
  • Direct from specimen
  • Pink to mauve
     

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chromID® Salmonella/Hektoen bi-plate Ref 43465 (20 bi-plates)

  • Chromogenic media for the isolation and differentiation of Salmonella combined with Hektoen
  • Optimized growth of Salmonella while still providing for the recovery of Shigella and other Gram negative organisms
     

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chromID® Candida Ref 43631 (20 plates)

  • Chromogenic media for the isolation of common Candida species including C. tropicalis and C. albicans
  • Easy-to-read chromogenic media on a clear background
     

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chromID® P. aeruginosa Ref 43462 (20 plates)

  • Chromogenic media for direct identification of pulmonary samples
  • Easy-to-read — pink to violet colonies mean P. aeruginosa

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