OxyPlates – Schaedler Blood Agar

Oxyrase Inc

OxyPlates™ generate their own anaerobic environment. Prepoured OxyPlates™ are made for the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory.

OxyPlates™ create anaerobic environments in a unique way … from the plate up. The agar plate is actively reduced by Oxyrase®. Anaerobic microbes put on that surface are protected from oxygen until the environment inside the OxyDish™ is supportive of their growth.

OxyPlates™ offer many advantages over traditional anaerobic methods. Streak the OxyPlate™ and incubate it in a standard incubator aerobically. OxyPlates™ can be opened and closed, and they will regenerate anaerobic conditions.

OxyPlates™ free you from the complications and expenses of bags, jars, anaerobic incubators and chambers. OxyPlates™ are made PRAS. They come to you reduced and ready to use. They can be stored at room temperature or refrigerated, for a longer shelf life.

OxyPlates™ can be used for primary isolation of anaerobes in laboratories that choose to replace bags, jars, and chambers. Click here to see several common clinical anaerobes grown on Oxyplates™.

OxyPlates™ can be used for subbing anaerobe isolates from primary plates in all laboratories, regardless of the method used or the source of primary media.  Click here for more information.

Download our easy user guide for opening and using an OxyPlate™.

The list of microorganisms known to grow in media supplemented with Oxyrase® is always growing and can be found here.

Samples provided to qualified clinical and veterinary laboratories.


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10 Individually Packaged Plates

£90.00 / €126.00 O-SCW-BA

100 Individually Packaged Plates

£595.00 / €833.00 O-SCW-BA-100

All prices shown are exclusive of VAT