Photo: Positive visual detection of gonorrhea on the InTray GC selective media — within 24-48 hours
N. gonorrhoeae is a common sexually transmitted disease organism broadly disseminated throughout the world. InTray GC is a fully enclosed IVD which enables sample collection, transport, culture and identification in a single device — this simplifies diagnostic procedures, lab costs, and reduces exposure to both the user and the sample. The proprietary modified Thayer-Martin agar is selective for gonococcal bacteria, and results can be interpreted after 24-48 hours incubation.
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Incubate 24-48 hours
Incubate InTray GC flat to avoid moisture leaking into the CO2 pill chamber.
Incubate right side up for 24–48 hours at 37°C (98.6°F) under ambient atmosphere.
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