blood collection tube / whole blood / cylindrical / K3-EDTA
LIND-VAC TE1202, TE3902
blood, whole blood
With EDTA K3
Vacuum blood collection tubes for K3 EDTA hematologic testing. These tubes are used for whole blood analysis.
Range of application: hematology, PCR analysis, blood typing.
The tubes contain EDTA, preventing blood from clotting by binding calcium ions.
Anticoagulant: EDTA potassium salt (ethylenediaminetetraacetate).
Specimen: whole blood.
Immediately after the specimen is collected, gently invert the EDTA tube 9-10 times to mix thoroughly.
Insufficient mixing could lead to platelet aggregation, microclot formation or coagulation.