Staphylococcus Vial

Item No.  SM-118

For the detection of both Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus spp.
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$286.65 each
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Minimum quantity required: 1
This item must be ordered in multiples of one case. Quantity per case: 1
Soleris® Staphylococcus spp. vials are used as a screening method for detection of Staphylococcus microorganisms. The Staph Vial, pH range: 7.0 to 7.4, contains aniline blue as a dye indicator. Staphylococcus spp., especially S. aureus, if present in the test sample, ferment the mannitol sugar in the broth changing it to acid, which changes the lighter blue color dye to a dark blue color.
Brand Soleris®
Analyte Staphylococcus
Platform Rapid Microbiology
Limit of Detection Dilute to Specification or Presence /Absence (with pre-incubation)
Incubation Time 16-24 Hours
Volume 9 mL
Quantity per Package 100 vials
Package Dimensions 12.00 in x 11.20 in x 2.90 in
Package Weight 4.70 lb
  1. Soleris Automated System
  2. SI-118B, Staph Supplement
  3. Syringe filter (Fisher item 05-713-387)
  4. 10 mL syringes luer lock (Fisher item 03-377-23)

Dependent on sample tested:

  1. Sterile 1N to 5N NaOH and/or HCL
  2. pH meter or pH paper
  3. Butterfield's Phosphate Buffer, 99mL (BPB-99)
  4. Tryptic Soy Broth (TS-124)

Confirmation Step

  1. Dehydrated Mannitol Salt Agar (MSA) (Acumedia® 7143)
  2. Premade Mannitol Salt Agar Plate (Remel R015810)
  3. Staphaurex Plus or comparable coagulase test (Fisher item 30950102)


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