Regular Traditional Polyester Swab with 3 mL UTM® Universal Transport Medium in 16x100mm Skirted Tube with Plastic Red Cap
Packaging: 50 Kits per Box, 300 Kits per Case
Media: 3 mL UTM® Universal Transport Media SKU: 3C059N Swab Type: Traditional Nasal Polyester Swab
Tube Type: 16x100mm Skirted Self-Standing Tube
About UTM® Universal Transport Medium™ Collection Kits
Description: COPAN’s Collection & Transport Kits for COVID-19 combine state-of-the-art FLOQSwab® flocked collection swabs with the superior sample preservation of UTM®: Universal Transport Medium.
UTM® Universal Transport Medium Universal Transport Media without beads is a FDA cleared collection and transport system suitable for collection, transport, preservation, and long-term freeze storage of clinical specimens containing viruses for viral molecular diagnostic testing, and meets CDC Interim Guidelines for Collecting, Handling, and Testing Clinical COVID-19 Specimens.
UTM® Universal Transport Medium's unique media formulation includes antibiotics to inhibit bacterial and fungal growth, without affecting viruses. The transport medium comes in a plastic, screw cap tube and maintains organism viability for 48 hours at room or refrigerated temperature.