Patented tube designs entail a breathable filter that covers holes to prohibit mold grown during transport. The last thing you want is to get a good sample and have it ruined in transit from something so avoidable like that. It’s most useful with and most commonly used for DNA testing services, but can also be used for forensic evidence collection among other uses. The swab has an elongated flock tip allowing you to get samples from harder to reach places if you need to. The tip material is comprised of a polyester bicomponent fiber. It has a polystyrene handle with a breakpoint at 30mm. They’re produced in a DNA controlled environment, leaving nearly 0 room for contamination of any sort. ID labels are included with the packaging so you can easily track your samples and avoid confusion.
Dry Transport Tube
Puritan’s dry transport system securely holds a swab in a round bottom tube made from virgin polypropylene resin, creating a safe and sterile environment to accommodate many different styles of collection devices. The injection-molded cap assures a precision fit for multiple handle styles eliminating any foreign adhesive which may interfere with the specimen and its sterility. These tubes include a distinctive label describing product identity, expiry date, as well as spots for patient identification and collection information. The labels also act as a tamper-resistant seal when attached to the cap so you can ensure the security and purity of your sample quickly. Ideal for specimen collection for testing and screening, it’s most commonly used in cell collection for DNA testing. It’s also used for Veterinary, Opthalmology, Pediatrics, and Oropharyngeal applications. The shelf life is 3 years, so these swabs will hold up superbly on the shelf. Made in the USA.
FDA Approved DNA Collection Devices
When it comes to saliva and/or sample collection, you have got to ensure you’re going to get quality samples and that they’ll last until you’re able to use them. Using only FDA approved products for your kits or for general use should be the norm and you should never deviate from it. The approval process is long and covers everything, so you know if you’re getting an FDA approved product it’s going to do what it says nearly every single time. Rather than hoping you get good samples, you can rest assured that pretty much every sample in one of these swabs is going to be perfectly useable. Good science requires the right tools to get proper results every time, using our FDA saliva collection swabs means good samples every single time. Having a swab and vial together means very little time when the sample is exposed, ensuring the highest quality sample possible when you go to use it.