Sterilin transport swab is a primary sample collection and transport device for bacteria for in vitro use only.
Sterilin transport swab has a Venturi design that enhances performance by helping to eliminate the incidence of bubbles and breaks in the agar gel. The transport swab contains media for the maintenance of bacterial sample during transport to the laboratory.
The unique packaging system combines nitrogen flushed aluminium inner bag with a laminated film pouch to prevent oxidation and dehydration of the media, ensuring optimum performance. Soft rayon swab tips, inert and non-toxic to micro-organisms and patients.
Each batch of product is tested for performance using a wide range of aerobic and anaerobic pathogens to ensure adequate recoveries.
Each swab has a lot number, expiry date and tamper evident tube that ensure complete traceability and sterility.
The Sterilin transport swab is CE marked as Class IIa in accordance with the Medical Device Directive 93/42/EEC (for transient invasive use). Certificate of Sterility and Quality Assurance is available on request.