Conditional Formatting expression

Ive got a spreadsheet (in a split form) that I want to apply conditional formatting to, the field in question (batchA) should be highlighted a certain colour when the letter "A" is selected in a multivalued combo box (batchProduced- this allows users to select letters A through F, ive also got fields batchB, batchC, etc which ill be applying a similar expression to when I get this working), when a few items are selected the text string looks like "A, B, C"

the expression I am using for this is:
InStr([batchProduced],"A")

but for some reason it doesnt seem to be working

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