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• Intended Use: MRSA Agar Base is used with added oxacillin (6 mg/L) in the preparation of MRSA Agar. MRSA Agar is used as a screening medium for the determination of methicillin resistance and oxacillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus.
• Product Summary and Explanation: Methicillin-resistant strains of S. aureus (MRSA) were first recognized in the 1980's as a major clinical and epidemiological problem. Hospitals are still facing this problem today. MRSA Agar was developed to detect the presence of the mecA gene (classic resistance) in S. aureus.
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Spectrum Chemical Mfg. Corp. offers a flat fee shipping when items are shipped “directly from Spectrum warehouses” by regular UPS ground within the contiguous United States. There are some additional charges that are item specific. Not included are any expedited or LTL shipments or dIrect shipped items from Spectrum vendors or manufacturers which are charged at published carrier rates.
|Order Sub-Total||Shipping Charge|
|$0 - <$299.99||$19.25|
|$300 - <$499.99||$32.50|
|$500 - <$999.99||$44.75|
|Additional Charge Items||Shipping Charge|
|Hazard Charge - Ground||$33.00 per box|
|Hazard Charge - Air||$46.50 per box|
|Poison Pack Charge (Small)||$15.00 per box|
|Poison Pack Charge (Large)||$25.00 per box|
|Ice Pack Charge (Small)||$10.00 per box|
|Ice Pack Charge (Large)||$15.00 per box|
|Pallet Charge (Wood Pallet)||$25.00 per box|
|Pallet Charge (Plastic Pallet)||$40.00 per box|
|Fuel Surcharge (<$400 subtotal)||$5.85|
|Fuel Surcharge (>$400 subtotal)||$10.55|
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