Color Mono II Test Procedures

Step 1

Using a fresh stirrer pipet each time, add one drop (0.05ml) of each sample onto a separate circle on the test card. Repeat by adding one drop of REACTIVE or NONREACTIVE CONTROL from the dropper vials supplied.

Mono procedure image step one, using a new pipet, add one drop of each sample onto a separate circle.

Step 2

Shake the vial of Color Mono Latex Reagent gently to uniformly mix the suspension. Add one free-falling drop of reagent to each control and sample.

Mono procedure image step two, shake the vial of mono reagent and add one drop to sample oval.

Step 3

Using the flat end of the stirrer pipets, mix each sample and reagent and spread over the entire cirlce.

Mono procedure image step three, using the stirrer pipet to mix samples.

Step 4

Gently rotate the card for 2 minutes. Observe for agglutination under high intensity light. All test results should be compared to both REACTIVE and NONREACTIVE CONTROLS.

Mono procedure image step four, rotating card.


Example image of a reactive and nonreactive sample.