Particularly suited for collecting and transporting microbiological samples which contain viruses. By including antibiotics which inhibit the growth of Bacteria and Fungi, it ensures the trustworthiness of the sample. It maintains the infectability of viruses for up to 96 hours, both at room temperature (20-25ºC) and at refrigeration temperature (4-8ºC), following CLSI, M40-A2* standard methodology.
Designed for cell cultivation and to be compatible with the molecular diagnostic techniques by quantitative PCR. Peel-pack package. Sterilised by radiation.
*M40-A2:CLSI Quality Control of Microbiology Transport System: Approved Standard – Second Edition
Swab: CE MDD
Tube: CE IVD