Here at Santé we have specialist teams working to guarantee the highest quality consumables for optimum laboratory performance. Key priorities include; maintaining sample integrity, ensuring no assay interference, preventing leakages and complying with transport regulations.
The test tubes each with 1 ml physiological saline solution NaCl 0,9% serve as transport vessel for swab samples. The tubes are available in different sizes and versions and are provided sterile. The swabs are nylon flock fiber tip and are available in two versions for throat and/or nose swab tests - individually sterile packed.
Nylon flock fiber swab, nose, breakpoint 82 mm, tip-Ø 3 mm / Nylon flock fiber swab, throat, breakpoint 81 mm, tip-Ø 5 mm
The VTM filled tubes provide an effective and safe way of storing, transporting and maintaining collected samples. Multiple fill quantity options are available including 1ml, 2ml & 3ml and the formulation does not affect the integrity of the viral nucleic acid. All product complies with relevant legislation and carries the CE mark where applicable.
The swab kit is a ready-to-use system for the collection & transport of viruses obtained from clinical specimens, compatible with the below PCR kit. Each kit contains; a nasopharyngeal swab in a sterile peel pouch with a swab to collect the sample, a 3ml viral transport medium (VTM) & a biohazard bag used to place the VTM tube in for transportation.