Dermatophyte organism

Sample Transport ☆ Culture ☆ Result

Easy Identification

InTray® DM - Prepared Plated Culture Media for DermatophytesInTray® DM - Prepared Plated Culture Media for Dermatophytes

InTray® DM - Prepared Plated Culture Media for Dermatophytes

InTray DM prepared plated culture media serves as a microbiology sample collection, transport, culture device. The enriched dermatophyte medium detects dermatophyte fungi from clinical specimens with mixed microbiota. Prepared culture media for distinctive colony growth, producing typical identifying characteristics both macro and microscopically. The culture media is selective for positive growth of strains of dermatophytes; while inhibiting most gram-positive and gram negative bacteria, yeast and saprophytic fungi. InTray DM’s selective media allows for chromogenic detection and observation in one device. 

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Specifications

Product Principal
  • Combine collection, culture, result and microscopic observation in one IVD device.  
  • Highly selective prepared media in a device designed for in-vitro specimen transport and incubation.
  • Rapid presumptive-positive diagnosis without re-plating. Intray can be placed directly on microscope stage
  • Fully enclosed cassette with Tyvek® air filtration prevents contamination and exposure, post-collection.   
Simple Convenience
  • InTray is designed for specimen collection/ inoculation at point-of-care
  • Saves time, material cost and waste, reducing exposure to collected sample
  • Place directly on the microscope tray for observation through the cassette’s clear anti-fog window
  • Selectively produces distinctive colony growth with typical identifiable morphology
Accurate Detection

Test Strain

ATCC #

Result

T. mentagrophytes 9533 Growth
T. rubrum 28188 Growth
T. tonsurans 4683 Growth
M. gypseum 14683 Growth
A. brasiliensis 16404 Inhibited
S. aureus 25923 Inhibited
E. coli 25922 Inhibited
C. albicans 60193 Inhibited
Time to Result
  • 1 -14 days, incubated at 25ºC for positive
Storage
  • Extended 27 Months shelf life (2-18°C) from the date of manufacture
  • Can tolerate extended periods at controlled room temp (≤ 25˚C), with no loss in performance.
Specimen
  • Nails
  • Hair
  • Skin

Features and Benefits

SHELF-LIFE AND DURABILITY

  • Designed for durability and stackable incubation
  • Extended 27-month shelf life

NO RE-PLATE OR WET MOUNT 

  • Once inoculated, no other culture preparation is required... saving time and money. 
  • Designed for specimen collection/ inoculation at point-of-care, a fully enclosed system for transport, incubation, result and microscopic observation. 
  • The sealed prepared media device is selectively formulated for accurate detection and identification of pathogens and non-pathogens.
  • Distinctive colony growth with typical identifiable morphology 

KEY FEATURES

  •  Fully enclosed cassette with air filtration system
  •  Nutritive culture colony growth medium, formulated for selectivity and specificity 

YOU'LL IMMEDIATELY EXPERIENCE A REDUCTION IN:

  • Time-to-result
  • Cost of laboratory materials 
  • Medical waste
  • Risk of exposure or contamination

Articles and Whitepapers

Diagnostic microbiology in veterinary dermatology: Present and Future
Guardabassi_et_al-2017-Veterinary_Dermatology

Principles and Practices of Veterinary Technology
Margi Sirois; Elsevier Health Sciences, Jul 19, 2016

Instructions for Use

Biomed offers extensive product documentation for each of our products. If you would like to review these, please see the Product Documentation section in the upper right of this page. 

If you would like to download the Instructions for Use (IFU) please click here ►


WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Cycloheximide, which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm.  For more information go to P65Warnings.ca.gov.


Product Qty Item #
InTray DM 5 pack 12-063-001
InTray DM 20 pack 12-063-002

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