PMID: 2860121May 1, 1985

Rapid enzyme system for the identification of pathogenic Neisseria spp

Journal of Clinical Microbiology
J D Brown, K R Thomas


Gonochek II is a combination of three enzyme substrates in one tube which will give a rapid identification (30 min) of those pathogenic Neisseria spp. which can be isolated on Thayer Martin or similar selective media. Eighty isolates were tested by Gonochek II and a carbohydrate utilization method; total agreement was achieved between the two methods.


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