For the collection and transport of bacteriological specimens
collection and transport of bacteriological specimens. Color-coded cap with
protective overskirt. Cap rings ensure containment of biohazardous material.
Tube label shows code, lot number, and expiration date. Thick tube wall
protects medium from dehydration. Spiral media chamber keeps sample immersed
and protected during transport. Round-bottom tube for easy racking. Seamless
molding ensures tube strength and integrity. Rayon swab tip is inert,
non-toxic, and permits good sample retrieval and absorption.
provide excellent environments for the survival of anaerobes through the
complete immersion of the swabs into the gel and by the presence of the
reducing agent sodium thioglycollate. Shelf life is 24 months. Amies Clear is a
modified Amies gel that provides excellent survival for a wide range of
bacteria and is compatible with gram stain. Amies Charcoal enhances the
survival of fastidious organisms by neutralizing any toxins that may be present
in the specimen.
Stuart's provide excellent recovery in routine bacteriology and are compatible
with gram stain and many rapid screening methods. Shelf life is 18 months.
New packaging to
promote optimum medium performance. Premium thickness bag creates a barrier
environment to prevent premature medium dehydration. Metallized bag to protect
medium from harmful UV rays. The bag also features a ziplock closure which
promotes resealing the bag to maintain the remaining swabs at peak performance