Catalase Reagent (3% H2O2), 2ml (Sale Price)
Expiry Date: November 2018. Limited stock available. While stock lasts.
ZAR Price: R35 per 2ml dropper bottle.
Catalase is a bacterial enzyme that causes the breakdown of hydrogen peroxide to water and oxygen. Abtek supply dropper bottles for convenient testing of catalase in the laboratory. Each dropper bottle contains 2ml of 3% hydrogen peroxide and is used to detect bacteria that possess catalase. The enzyme reacts with hydrogen peroxide to produce oxygen bubbles.
Catalase is a reliable differentiation method for detection of catalase negative strains such as Streptococci and Enterococci from other Gram-positive cocci. Each pack of catalase reagent contains 10 dropper bottles.