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Order-No. Product name Tests/Size Intended use Quote Request
A10
Blood Agar 5%, 15x100mm Plate, 19ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics Blood Agar products are recommended for use as general purpose growth media for the isolation, cultivation, and differentiation of a wide variety of microorganisms.

Manuals

A122
Campy Cefex Agar, Modified, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics Campy Cefex Agar, Modified plates are recommended for the selective isolation of cephalothinresistant Campylobacter species such as C. jejuni , C. coli , and C. lari from human, animal, or food samples.

Manuals

A10BX
Blood Agar 5%, 15x100mm Plate, 19ml
100 plates/box

Hardy Diagnostics Blood Agar products are recommended for use as general purpose growth media for the isolation, cultivation, and differentiation of a wide variety of microorganisms.

Manuals

A20
BHI Agar with Blood, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics Brain Heart Infusion (BHI) Agar is a general purpose nutrient medium recommended for the cultivation and isolation of a variety of microorganisms, including bacteria, yeasts, and molds. The addition of defibrinated sheep blood and antimicrobics produces a selective medium used for the isolation of pathogenic fungi from specimens heavily contaminated with bacteria and saprophytic fungi.

Manuals

A30
Brucella Agar with H & K,15x100mm Plate, 19ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics Brucella Agar with H & K is recommended for use in the primary isolation and cultivation of anaerobic microorganisms.

A70
Selective Strep Agar, 15x100mm Plate, 17ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics Selective Strep Agar is a selective medium recommended for use in the primary isolation of all Streptococcus species, including streptococcal groups A (S. pyogenes), B (S. agalactiae), C, D, F, G, and S. pneumoniae, especially from repiratory specimens.
A90
Anaerobic PEA, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics Anaerobic PEA Agar is recommended for use as an enriched medium for the cultivation and selective isolation of Gram-positive and negative obligate anaerobic bacteria.

A300
GBS Detect™, 15x100mm Plate, 17ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics GBS Detect™ is recommended for the isolation and differentiation by enhanced hemolysis of detection of gamma-hemolytic (non-hemolytic) Group B Streptococcus from GBS enrichment broth procedures.
A300BX
GBS Detect™, 15x100mm Plate, 17ml
100 plates/box

Hardy Diagnostics GBS Detect™ is recommended for the isolation and differentiation by enhanced hemolysis of detection of gamma-hemolytic (non-hemolytic) Group B Streptococcus from GBS enrichment broth procedures.
AG19H
Chopped Meat Glucose Broth, 16x125mm Tube with Hungate Septum Cap, 9ml
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics AnaeroGRO™ Chopped Meat Media is recommended for the cultivation of microaerophilic, facultative and obligate anaerobic microorganisms, especially Clostridium species.
AG20H
Chopped Meat Carbohydrate Broth, 16x125mm Tube with Hungate Septum Cap, 9ml
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics AnaeroGRO™ Chopped Meat Media is recommended for the cultivation of microaerophilic, facultative and obligate anaerobic microorganisms, especially Clostridium species.
AG21H
Chopped Meat Broth, 16x125mm Tube with Hungate Septum Cap, 9ml
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics AnaeroGRO™ Chopped Meat Media is recommended for the cultivation of microaerophilic, facultative and obligate anaerobic microorganisms, especially Clostridium species.
AG24H
Peptone Yeast Extract Glucose Broth, 16x125mm Tube with Hungate Septum Cap, 9ml
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics AnaeroGRO™ Peptone Yeast Extract Glucose Broth (PYG) is an enriched, non-selective medium recommended for the cultivation and biochemical identification of obligately anaerobic microorganisms.(6,7) This medium is also suitable for the growth of anaerobic bacteria to be identified by gas liquid chromatography (GLC) analysis as outlined by the CDC.
AG051
Bacteroides Bile Esculin Agar*, Monoplate
1 plate/pouch

Hardy Diagnostics AnaeroGRO™ Bacteroides Bile Esculin Agar is an enriched, selective, and differential medium recommended for the isolation and presumptive identification of obligately anaerobic gram-negative bacilli of the Bacteroides fragilis group and Bilophila spp.
AG701
Campylobacter Selective Agar*, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
1 plate/pouch

Hardy Diagnostics AnaeroGRO™ Campylobacter Selective Agar is recommended for the selective isolation of Campylobacter jejuni subsp. jejuni from stool specimens. Growth of normal fecal flora is inhibited on this medium.
C21
Lowenstein Jensen, 20x125mm Tube, Slant
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Lowenstein Jensen Media are recommended for use in the cultivation and isolation of Mycobacterium species.
C5001
CRITERION™ Agar, Bacteriological Grade
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Agar, Bacteriological Grade is used as a solidifying agent in the preparation of solid and semi-solid culture media. This is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C5051
CRITERION™ Azide Dextrose Broth
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Azide Dextrose Broth is used to detect the presence of streptococci in water, shellfish, sewage, and milk. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C5052
CRITERION™ Azide Dextrose Broth
2kg

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Azide Dextrose Broth is used to detect the presence of streptococci in water, shellfish, sewage, and milk. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C5121
CRITERION™ Brain Heart Infusion Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Brain Heart Infusion Agar is a general purpose nutrient medium recommended for the cultivation and isolation of a variety of fastidious and nonfastidious microorganisms, including bacteria, yeasts, and mold. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C5141
CRITERION™ Brain Heart Infusion Broth
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Brain Heart Infusion Broth is a general purpose nutrient medium recommended for the cultivation and isolation of a variety of fastidious and nonfastidious microorganisms, including bacteria, yeasts, and mold. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C5181
CRITERION™ Bile Esculin Agar (BEA)
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Bile Esculin Agar (BEA) is recommended for use as a differential medium in the isolation and presumptive identification of enterococci/group D streptococci. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C5301
CRITERION™ Brucella Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Brucella Agar is used for the cultivation of Brucella species, and other fastidious organisms. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C5321
CRITERION™ Buffered Peptone Water
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Buffered Peptone Water is intended to aid in the recovery of injured Salmonella species from foods and other samples prior to selective enrichment and isolation. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C5401
CRITERION™ CLED Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ CLED Agar is recommended for the isolation and enumeration of microorganisms from urine. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C5451
CRITERION™ Columbia Agar Base
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Columbia Agar Base is used for cultivating fastidious and non-fastidious microorganisms with or without the addition of blood. It is an enriched agar medium. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C5671
CRITErION™ DNase Test Agar with Toluidine Blue
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ DNase Test Agar with Toluidine Blue is recommended for the detection of DNase in gram-negative bacteria, especially Serratia spp. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C5791
CRITERION™ GC Agar Base
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ GC Agar Base is used in the preparation of media for the cultivation and selective isolation of fastidious organisms such as Neisseria and Haemophilus species. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C5951
CRITERION™ Lactose (Milk Sugar)
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Lactose (Milk Sugar) is chemically pure D-lactose monohydrate. It is added to culture media as a source of energy for bacteria and for the determination of fermentation reactions. This is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C6171
CRITERION™ MacConkey Agar with Sorbitol
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ MacConkey Agar with Sorbitol is to be used as a selective and differential medium for the detection of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coliO157:H7. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C6201
CRITERION™ Malt Extract Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Malt Extract Agar is recommended for the isolation, cultivation and maintenance of yeasts and molds. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C6231
CRITERION™ Mannitol Salt Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Mannitol Salt Agar (MSA) is recommended for use as a selective medium for the isolation of coagulase-positive mannitol-positive Staphylococcus aureus strains. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C6331
CRITERION™ MIO Medium
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ MIO (Motility, Indole, Ornithine) Medium is recommended for use in testing motility, indole production, and ornithine decarboxylase activity of enteric bacilli. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C6421
CRITERION™ Mueller Hinton Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Mueller Hinton Agar is recommended for use in the cultivation of a wide variety of microorganisms. Mueller Hinton Agar is recommended for disk diffusion sensitivity testing of non-fastidious organisms. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C6461
CRITERION™ Nutrient Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Nutrient Agar is a general purpose growth media recommended for use in the isolation and cultivation of nonfastidious microorganisms. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C6571
CRITERION™ Peptone Water
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Peptone Water is used for the cultivation of nonfastidious organisms, for performing the indole test, and for studying fermentation patterns. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C6611
CRITERION™ PEA Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Phenylethanol Agar (PEA) is recommended for use in the cultivation and selective isolation of gram-positive bacteria. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C6651
CRITERION™ Proteose Peptone
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Proteose Peptone is used as a nitrogen source for use in media for culturing nutritionally fastidious bacteria. This is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C6681
CRITERION™ Pseudomonas Isolation Agar Base
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Pseudomonas Isolation Agar Base is recommended for the selective isolation and differentiation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa . This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C6811
CRITERION™ Sabouraud Dextrose Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Sabouraud Dextrose Agar is recommended for the isolation, cultivation, and maintenance of non-pathogenic and pathogenic species of fungi and yeasts.
C6841
CRITERION™ Salmonella Shigella (SS) Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Salmonella Shigella (SS) Agar is a highly selective agar used for the isolation of Salmonella and some Shigella. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C6951
CRITERION™ Simmons Citrate Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Simmons Citrate Agar is recommended for use in the differentiation of gramnegative enteric bacilli based on citrate utilization. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C6981
CRITERION™ Standard Methods Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Standard Methods Agar is recommended for use in determining the microbial content in dairy products, food, water samples, and other material of sanitary importance. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C7001
CRITERION™ Staph Selective Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Staph Selective Agar is a selective medium used for the isolation and differentiation of pathogenic staphylococci. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C7091
CRITERION™ Todd Hewitt Broth
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Todd Hewitt Broth is recommended for the production of antigenic streptococcal hemolysin and the cultivation of streptococci prior to serological grouping. It is also recommended for the cultivation of beta-hemolytic streptococci, pneumococci and other fastidious organisms. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C7011
CRITERION™ Triple Sugar Iron (TSI) Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Triple Sugar Iron (TSI) Agar is recommended for use in the differentiation of Enterobacteriaceae by their ability to ferment glucose, lactose, and sucrose, and produce hydrogen sulfide. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C7141
CRITERION™ Tryptic Soy Broth
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Tryptic Soy Broth is recommended for use as a general purpose medium for the isolation and cultivation of a wide variety of microorganisms. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C7231
CRITERION™ Urea Agar Base Concentrate
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Urea Agar Base Concentrate is recommended for use in the detection of urea hydrolysis in gram-negative organisms. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C7321
CRITERION™ XLD Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ XLD Agar is recommended for use as a selective and differential medium for the isolation of gram-negative enteric bacilli such as Salmonella and Shigella. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements.
C7581
CRITERION™ Ampicillin Dextrin Agar Base
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Ampicillin Dextrin Agar Base is recommended for the selective isolation, differentiation, and quantitative enumeration of Aeromonas species from water, food and environmental samples by the membrane filter method. This dehydrated culture medium is a raw material intended to be used in the making of prepared media products, which will require further processing, additional ingredients, or supplements. SUMMARY
C7601
CRITERION™ Charcoal Agar
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Charcoal Agar is recommended for the cultivation and isolation of Bordetella pertussis.
C9241
CRITERION™ Neutralizing Buffered Peptone Water (nBPW)
500gm

Hardy Diagnostics CRITERION™ Neutralizing Buffered Peptone Water (nBPW) is recommended for use in the recovery of sub-lethally injured Salmonella species from industrial samples prior to selective enrichment and isolation. Dehydrated culture media is a raw material not intended for use in the diagnosis of human disease. For implementation, this product requires additional processing and supplementation of ingredients before use.
CS81BNB
CryoSaver™, Brucella Broth with Glycerol, 2ml Cryogenic Vial, 1.5ml Fill, Blue Cap
81 vials/box

Hardy Diagnostics CryoSaver™, Brucella Broth with Glycerol is recommended for the preservation of microorganisms by freezing. This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
D02
TSB (Tryptic Soy Broth) with 15% Glycerol, 15x45mm Tube, 2ml
10 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Brucella, BHI, and TSB Broth with 15% Glycerol are recommended for the preservation of organisms by freezing. This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
E14
Chocolate Agar, 15x100mm Plate, 19ml
10 tubes/bag

Hardy Diagnostics Chocolate Agar is recommended for use in the isolation and cultivation of fastidious microorganisms, particularly Haemophilus and Neisseria species.
E11
Chocolate with Bacitracin, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 tubes/bag

Hardy Diagnostics Chocolate Agar with Bacitracin is recommended for use in the isolation and cultivation of Haemophilus species from respiratory specimens containing mixed flora.
G02
A8 Agar, 15x60mm Plate, 11ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics A8 Agar is used for isolation and differentiation of genital mycoplasmas, i.e. Ureaplasma urealyticum and Mycoplasma hominis.
G35
MacConkey Agar, USP, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics MacConkey Agar, USP is recommended for use as a selective and differential medium for the isolation of gram-negative bacilli on the basis of lactose fermentation. The U.S. Pharmacopeia National Formulary <61> describes the use of MacConkey Agar for growth promotion of specified microorganisms in the microbiological examination of nonsterile products.
G36
MacConkey Agar with Sorbitol, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics MacConkey Agar with Sorbitol is to be used as a selective and differential medium for the detection of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7.
G89
Wilkins-Chalgren Agar, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics Wilkins-Chalgren Agar is recommended for the cultivation and isolation of anaerobic microorganisms and for the preparation of agar dilution tests.
G113
CGB Agar, 15x100mm Plate, 20ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics CGB Agar is recommended for the differentiation of Cryptococcus neoformans var. neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii (formerly C. neoformans var. gattii).
G151
Tryptic Soy Agar (TSA), 15x60mm Plate, 12ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics Tryptic Soy Agar is recommended for use as a general growth medium for the isolation and cultivation of microorganisms. This medium is also recommended for use in the cultivation, storage, maintenance and transportation of pure cultures of microorganisms.
G258
MacConkey Agar with Ciprofloxacin, 10μg/ml, 15x100mm Plate, 19ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics BHI Broth with Ciprofloxacin, 10μg/ml is a selective pre-enrichment broth for gram-negative microorganisms with reduced susceptibility to ciprofloxacin. Pre-enrichment with the broth is performed with a mixed population of microorganisms from a lab sample. Hardy Diagnostics MacConkey Agar with Ciprofloxacin, 10μg/ml is a companion product meant to act as a screening subculture medium for the selective isolation of non-susceptible Ciprofloxacin, gram-negative microorganisms. Concomitant cultures are necessary to recover microorganisms for identification, susceptibility testing, and epidemiological typing. A negative result does not preclude fluoroquinolone non-susceptible, gram-negative colonization. Culture results obtained from these products are not intended to guide therapy.
G261
Leeds Acinetobacter Medium, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

Leeds Acinetobacter Medium is a selective and differential medium intended for use as a plating technique to obtain a pure culture of Acinetobacter. The test is performed with a mixed population of microorganisms from a laboratory sample. Leeds Acinetobacter Medium is not intended for use in the identification of colonization with Acinetobacter to aid in the prevention and control of such bacteria in healthcare settings. Leeds Acinetobacter Medium is not intended to diagnose Acinetobacter infections, guide or monitor treatment for infections, or provide susceptibility results to antibiotics for which any strains of Acinetobacter are resistant. Sub-culturing is necessary for microorganism identification, susceptibility testing, and epidemiological typing.
G276
KF Streptococcus Agar, 15x60mm Plate, 15ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics KF Streptococcus Agar is intended for the selective isolation and enumeration of fecal streptococci (including Enterococcus ) from water and food samples by direct culture or membrane filtration. (1,2) This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
G301
HardyCHROM™ Candida, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

HardyCHROM™ Candida is a selective medium recommended for the isolation and identification of yeasts. This medium also allows for the differentiation of C. albicans, C. tropicalis and C. krusei based on differences in colony morphology and color. This medium facilitates the detection of mixed yeast cultures.
G305
HardyCHROM™ O157, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

HardyCHROM™ O157 is a selective and differential medium recommended for the isolation of enterohemorrhagic E. coli O157 from food and environmental sources. Chromogenic substances in the media facilitate detection by colony color. Not for human diagnostic use. This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
G307
HardyCHROM™ MRSA, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

HardyCHROM™ MRSA is a selective and differential chromogenic medium recommended for the qualitative detection of nasal colonization by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) to aid in the prevention and control of MRSA infections in health care settings. The test is performed on anterior nares swabs from patients and healthcare workers to screen for MRSA colonization. HardyCHROM™ MRSA is not intended to diagnose MRSA infection nor to guide or monitor therapy for MRSA infections. Concomitant cultures are necessary to recover organisms for susceptibility testing or epidemiological typing. A negative result does not preclude MRSA nasal colonization.
G309
HardyCHROM™ Salmonella, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

HardyCHROM™ Salmonella is a chromogenic medium recommended for the selective isolation and differentiation of Salmonella spp. from other members of the family Enterobacteriaceae based on colony color.
G315
HardyCHROM™ Sakazakii, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

HardyCHROM™ Sakazakii is a chromogenic medium recommended for the selective isolation and differentiation of Cronobacter (Enterobacter) sakazakii from other members of the family Enterobacteriaceae based on colony color.
G321
HardyCHROM™ ESBL, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

HardyCHROM™ ESBL is a selective and differential chromogenic medium which is intended for the qualitative and presumptive detection from stool specimens of: 1) Enterobacteriaceae that are potentially non-susceptible to ceftazidime and cefpodoxime; and 2) Extended-spectrum betalactamase (ESBL)-producing Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae and Klebsiella oxytoca.
G323
HardyCHROM™ CRE, 15x100mm Plate, 18ml
10 plates/bag

HardyCHROM™ CRE is a selective and differential chromogenic agar medium intended for the qualitative and presumptive detection from stool specimens of Escherichia coli that are nonsusceptible to carbapenems as pink colonies and KES (Klebsiella aerogenes, Klebsiella oxytoca, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Enterobacter cloacae complex, and Serratia marcescens) that are nonsusceptible to carbapenems as blue colonies.
G327
HardyCHROM™ SS NoPro Agar, 15x100mm Plate, 21mL
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics HardyCHROM™ SS NoPro (no-Proteus) Agar* is recommended for the selective isolation and differentiation of Salmonella and Shigella spp. from stool. HardyCHROM™ SS NoPro Agar is intended as a primary screening tool to distinguish Salmonella and Shigella spp. from non-pathogenic enteric bacteria based on colony color, while inhibiting the growth and characteristic swarming of Proteus spp. The enhanced inhibition of Proteus reduces the expense involved in working up non-pathogens that could mimic enteric pathogens. Further species confirmation of suspect colonies via conventional or automated methods is recommended.
G376
KF Streptococcus Agar, 15x100mm Plate, 19ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics KF Streptococcus Agar is intended for the selective isolation and enumeration of fecal streptococci (including Enterococcus ) from water and food samples by direct culture or membrane filtration. (1,2) This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
H05
Brucella Agar with H & K, 15x150mm Plate, 69ml
10 plates/bag

Hardy Diagnostics Brucella Agar with H & K is recommended for use in the primary isolation and cultivation of anaerobic microorganisms.
HVB10
Media Bag, Empty, Sterile, 100ml
10 plates/box

Hardy Diagnostics HardyVal™ à la carte products are recommended for routine use in the monitoring of aseptic procedures used in the preparation of Compounded Sterile Preparations (CSPs). HardyVal™ à la carte components can be purchased separately and used to create customized proficiency tests that most closely resemble the laboratory's procedures. In addition, Tryptic Soy Broth (TSB), also known as Soybean Casein Digest Broth, in HardyVal™ à la carte complies with the harmonized European, U.S. and Japanese Pharmacopoeias for determining the microbial quality of non-sterile products.
HVB5
Tryptic Soy Broth (TSB), USP, 1L IV Bag, 700ml
5 bags

Hardy Diagnostics HardyValTM CSP Medium-Risk Level Media-Fill Challenge Test Kits are recommended for routine use in the monitoring of proficiency testing and aseptic procedures used in Compounding Sterile Preparations (CSPs). Each kit contains the necessary materials for one pharmacist or technician to perform the annual medium-risk level media-fill challenge testing as specified in USP Chapter <797>. This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
HVH1
High-Risk Level Media-Fill Challenge Test Kit
Single-Use Kit

Hardy Diagnostics HardyValTM CSP High-Risk Level Media-Fill Challenge Test Kit is recommended for routine use in the monitoring of aseptic procedures used in Compounding Sterile Preparations (CSPs). The kit contains the necessary materials for one pharmacist or technician to perform the semi-annual high-risk level media-fill challenge testing as specified in USP Chapter <797>. This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
HVL1
Low-Risk Level Media-Fill Challenge Test Kit
Single-Use Kit

Hardy Diagnostics HardyValTM CSP Low-Risk Level Media-Fill Challenge Test Kit is recommended for routine use in the monitoring of aseptic procedures used in Compounding Sterile Preparations (CSPs). The kit contains the necessary materials for one pharmacist or technician to perform the low-risk level media-fill challenge testing as specified in USP Chapter <797>. This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
HVM1
Medium-Risk Level Media-Fill Comprehensive Challenge Test Kit – Bag
Single-Use Kit

Hardy Diagnostics HardyValTM CSP Medium-Risk Level Media-Fill Challenge Test Kits are recommended for routine use in the monitoring of proficiency testing and aseptic procedures used in Compounding Sterile Preparations (CSPs). Each kit contains the necessary materials for one pharmacist or technician to perform the annual medium-risk level media-fill challenge testing as specified in USP Chapter <797>. This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
HVM2
Medium-Risk Level Media-Fill Basic Challenge Test Kit – Vials
Single-Use Kit

Hardy Diagnostics HardyValTM CSP Medium-Risk Level Media-Fill Challenge Test Kits are recommended for routine use in the monitoring of proficiency testing and aseptic procedures used in Compounding Sterile Preparations (CSPs). Each kit contains the necessary materials for one pharmacist or technician to perform the annual medium-risk level media-fill challenge testing as specified in USP Chapter <797>. This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
HVR1
HardyValTM CSP RANDOM TEST KIT
5 tests/kit

Hardy Diagnostics HardyValTM Random Test Kit is recommended for use in quality assurance monitoring of Compounded Sterile Preparations (CSPs), as an indicator of gross microbial contamination of therapeutic solutions. This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
K02
Modified Diamonds Medium, 16x100mm Tube, 6ml
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Modified Diamonds Medium is recommended as an enriched and selective medium for the isolation and cultivation of Trichomonas species from clinical specimens, especially T. vaginalis.
K54
SabDex Broth, 16x125mm Tube, 10ml
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Sabouraud Dextrose Agar, Sabouraud Dextrose Broth, and Sabouraud Dextrose Agar, Emmons are recommended for the isolation, cultivation, and maintenance of non-pathogenic and pathogenic species of fungi andyeasts. Sabouraud Dextrose Agar with Chloramphenicol, Sabouraud Dextrose Agar with Chloramphenicol and Gentamicin, and Sabouraud Dextrose Agar with Chloramphenicol and Tetracycline are recommended for the selective isolation of fungi and yeasts from clinical and nonclinical specimens. Cat. no. P36 is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
K226
C Diff Banana Broth™, 16x100mm Tube, 10ml
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics C Diff Banana Broth™ is recommended as a selective enrichment broth for the culture and recovery of C. difficile from environmental samples. This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
K258
BHI Broth with Ciprofloxacin, 10μg/ml, 13x100mm Glass Tube, 5ml
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics BHI Broth with Ciprofloxacin, 10μg/ml is a selective pre-enrichment broth for gram-negative microorganisms with reduced susceptibility to ciprofloxacin. Pre-enrichment with the broth is performed with a mixed population of microorganisms from a lab sample. Hardy Diagnostics MacConkey Agar with Ciprofloxacin, 10μg/ml is a companion product meant to act as a screening subculture medium for the selective isolation of non-susceptible Ciprofloxacin, gram-negative microorganisms. Concomitant cultures are necessary to recover microorganisms for identification, susceptibility testing, and epidemiological typing. A negative result does not preclude fluoroquinolone non-susceptible, gram-negative colonization. Culture results obtained from these products are not intended to guide therapy.
K82
TSB, USP, 16x125mm Tube, 10ml
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Tryptic Soy Broth is recommended for use as a general purpose medium for the isolation and cultivation of a wide variety of bacteria and fungi. The U.S. Pharmacopeia National Formulary (USP) describes its use for sterility testing.(1) This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
L16
Triple Sugar Iron (TSI) Agar, 16x100mm Tube, 6ml Slant
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Triple Sugar Iron (TSI) Agar is recommended for use in the differentiation of Enterobacteriaceae by their ability to ferment glucose, lactose, and sucrose, and their ability to produce hydrogen sulfide.
L50
Triple Sugar Iron (TSI) Agar, 16x125mm Tube, 8ml Slant
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Triple Sugar Iron (TSI) Agar is recommended for use in the differentiation of Enterobacteriaceae by their ability to ferment glucose, lactose, and sucrose, and their ability to produce hydrogen sulfide
L57
LIM Broth, 13x100mm Tube, 5ml
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics LIM Broth is recommended for the selective enrichment of group B streptococci (Streptococcus agalactiae) from anovaginal specimens from pregnant women.
L70
KIA Slant, 16x125mm Tube, 8ml Slant
20 or 100 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Kligler Iron Agar (KIA) is recommended for use in differentiating certain members of the Enterobacteriaceae by demonstrating hydrogen sulfide production and the fermentation of dextrose and lactose.
L80
Simmons Citrate Agar, 16x100mm Tube, 5.5ml Slant
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Simmons Citrate Agar is recommended for use in the differentiation of gram-negative enteric bacilli based on citrate utilization.
L225
ENTEROSCREEN 4™, 16X125MM TUBE, 4 LAYER SLANT, 12ML
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics EnteroScreen 4™ is recommended for screening of stool specimen isolates of non-lactosefermenting, oxidase-negative, enteric pathogens and the differentiation of Salmonella and Shigella to rule out normal enteric flora.
ML05, ML1,ML2, ML3, ML4, ML5, ML6, ML7, or ML8
MCFARLAND LATEX STANDARDS
ML05 One tube/box, ML1 One tube/box, ML2 One tube/box, ML3 One tube/box, ML4 One tube/box, ML5 One tube/box, ML6 One tube/box, ML7 One tube/box, ML8 One tube/box

McFarland Latex Standards are used as turbidity standards for adjusting densities of bacterial suspensions.(ML05,ML1,ML2,ML3,ML4,ML5,ML6,ML7 OR ML8)
PL030HD
StrepPRO™ Grouping Kit
60 tests/kit

Hardy Diagnostics StrepPRO™ Grouping Kit provides a rapid latex agglutination method for the serological identification of Lancefield's groups A, B, C, D, F, and G from isolated colonies of beta-hemolytic Streptococcus spp. and Enterococcus faecalis.
Q11
Motility Test Medium with TTC, 16x100mm Tube, 8ml Deep
20 tubes/box

Motility Test Medium with and without Triphenyltetrazolium Chloride (TTC) is recommended for the detection of motility in gram-negative enteric bacilli. TTC is added to enhance visualization of bacterial growth.
Q58
TSA, USP, 20x125mm Tube, 18ml Deep
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Tryptic Soy Agar (TSA), USP is recommended for use as a general growth medium for the detection and enumeration of microorganisms from non-clinical samples (except G60, G60BX, and J330) as specified by the United States Pharmacopoeia (USP).(1) In addition, the medium complies with the harmonized European, U.S. and Japanese Pharmacopoeias for determining the microbial quality of non-sterile products.(1) Cat. nos. H19, W64, Q38, Q80, U49, U60, U158, U260, U360, U361, and U373 products are not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
R32
Triple Sugar Iron (TSI) Agar, 13x100mm Tube, 4ml Slant
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Triple Sugar Iron (TSI) Agar is recommended for use in the differentiation of Enterobacteriaceae by their ability to ferment glucose, lactose, and sucrose, and their ability to produce hydrogen sulfide.
R70
KIA Slant, 13x100mm Tube, 4.5ml Slant
20 or 100 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Kligler Iron Agar (KIA) is recommended for use in differentiating certain members of the Enterobacteriaceae by demonstrating hydrogen sulfide production and the fermentation of dextrose and lactose.
R75bx
FB Broth, 13x85mm Tube, 4m
100 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics FB (Fastidious Bacteria) Broth is used for the enrichment and cultivation of Neisseria spp., Haemophilus spp., Streptococcus spp., Corynebacterium spp. and other fastidious bacteria from clinical specimens.
R99
Viral Transport Medium, tube, 3ml
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Viral Transport Medium is recommended for the collection and transport of clinical specimens for the recovery of viral agents including, but not limited to, Herpes Simplex Type I, Herpes Simplex Type II, Cytomegalovirus (CMV), Influenza A, Influenza B, Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV), Echovirus, Adenovirus, etc.
R201
Phosphate Buffered Saline (PBS), 13x100mm Tube, 1ml
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Phosphate Buffered Saline (pH of 7.5) is recommended as a diluent for quantitative culturing or as a rinsing agent in microbiological, immunological, histological and molecular testing procedures.
SRK30
EnviroTrans™ 0.85% Saline, 15x75mm Polyproplyene Tube with swab, 2ml
20 vials/box

Hardy Diagnostics EnviroTrans™ Saline, 0.85%, is designed for sampling surfaces as a part of HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point) systems and other environmental monitoring testing. The EnviroTrans™ Saline, 0.85% packages everything needed to collect samples from work surfaces, utensils or other industrial apparatuses (i.e. pump impellers, gaskets, etc.). This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.
U38
TSB, USP/EP/JP, 20x125mm Tube, 15ml
20 tubes/box

Hardy Diagnostics Tryptic Soy Broth is recommended for use as a general purpose medium for the isolation and cultivation of a wide variety of bacteria and fungi. The U.S. Pharmacopeia National Formulary (USP) describes its use for sterility testing.(1) This product is not intended to be used for the diagnosis of human disease.