CONTROL SLIDES FOR STAINS

The following QC slides are available from Hardy Diagnostics. Please call for pricing and availability (800) 266-2222.

Q-Slide™ AFB: A convenient ready-to-stain control slide that will test both your acid-fast stain solutions and your staining techniques for Mycobacteria. Positive and negative stain control organisms are affixed to the circles in each Q-Slide™. Up to four patient specimens (in the squares) may be processed at the same time as the QC organisms. Can be used for either Kinyoun or Ziehl-Neelsen procedures. Contains Mycobacterium gordonae as a positive control and a Corynebacterium spp. as a negative control. 5 slides/box.

by Hardy Diagnostics ........................................................................................ Cat. no. Z301

Q-Slide™ Gram: A convenient ready-to-stain control slide that will test both your Gram stain solutions and your staining techniques. Positive and negative stain control organisms are affixed to the circles in each Q-Slide™. Up to four patient specimens (in the squares) may be processed at the same time as the QC organisms. Contains Escherichia coli as a gram-negative control and Staphylococcus aureus as a gram-positive control. 5 slides/box.

by Hardy Diagnostics ....................................................................................... Cat. no. Z302

Control Slide, Microsporidium - Each slide contains a fixed sample of Encephalitozoon hellum, Enterocytozoon bieneusi, Nosema corneum and Septata intestinalis, as well as a negative control. 10 slides/box.

by Key Scientific ............................................................................................. Cat. no. 369

Control Slide, Gram stain - Each slide has two separate air-dried, methanol-fixed droplets of Gram-positive Staphylococcus aureus and Gram-negative Escherichia coli within two etched circles. 10 slides/box.

by MicroBioLogics .......................................................................................... Cat. no. SL0110

Control Slide, Intestinal Protozoa, Zinc PVA - Each slide has a single air-dried, Zinc PVA preserved, fecal smear with a representative intestinal protozoa. 10 slides/box.

by MicroBioLogics .......................................................................................... Cat. no. SL1010

Control Slide, Intestinal Protozoa, SAF - Each slide has a single air-dried, SAF preserved, fecal smear with a representative intestinal protozoa. 10 slides/box.

by MicroBioLogics .......................................................................................... Cat. no. SL1510

Control Slide, Acid-Fast Control Slide - This quality control slide provides two air-dried and methanol-fixed droplets within two etched circles. The circle nearest the label contains a droplet of an acid-fast-positive Mycobacterium. The circle furthest from the label contains a droplet of an acid-fast-positive Cryptosporidium in a fecal smear sample and also contains acid-fast-negative intestinal bacteria. 10 slides/box.

by MicroBioLogics .......................................................................................... Cat. no. SL4010

Control Slide, Cryptosporidium - This quality control slide provides a single air-dried and methanol-fixed fecal smear containing acid-fast-positive Cryptosporidium and acid-fast-negative intestinal bacteria. 10 slides/box.

by MicroBioLogics .......................................................................................... Cat. no. SL4510

Control Slide, Mycology, FYC - This quality control slide provides a single air-dried and methanol-fixed preparation containing a portion of a yeast or fungus culture isolate. 10 slides/box.

by MicroBioLogics .......................................................................................... Cat. no. SL5010

Control Slide, Mycology, MYC - This quality control slide provides a single air-dried and methanol-fixed preparation containing a clinical specimen of host tissue cells and yeast or fungal elements. 10 slides/box.

by MicroBioLogics .......................................................................................... Cat. no. SL6010

Control Slide, Pneumocystis - This quality control slide provides a single air-dried and methanol-fixed smear tissue preparation containing Pneumocystis, for the QC of microscopic detection of tissue parasites. 10 slides/box.

by MicroBioLogics .......................................................................................... Cat. no. SL7010

Control Slide, Two-Well, Pneumocystis carinii - This quality control slide provides two air-dried and methanol-fixed tissue preparations for the QC of microscopic detection of tissue parasites. One smear is positive for Pneumocystis carinii, while the other is negative.  10 slides/box.

by MicroBioLogics .......................................................................................... Cat. no. SL7510

Control Slide, Microsporidium - This quality control slide provides two air-dried and methanol-fixed droplets within two etched circles. The positive circle contains Microsporidium species and the negative contains a budding yeast.
10 slides/box.

by MicroBioLogics ............................................................................................. Cat. no. SL8010

Control Slide, Blood Parasite - This quality control slide provides an air-dried, methanol-fixed, blood parasite smear containing Plasmodium, Babesia or Trypanosoma. 10 slides/box.

by MicroBioLogics ............................................................................................. Cat. no. SL9010


Q-Slide™ Gram

Q-Slide™ Gram (Cat. no. Z302).

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