BD Whole Blood Tubes with Anti-Coagulant are constructed with 16x100mm x85mL BD Vacutainerglass. The additive (anti-coagulant) is an ACD Solution A of trisodium citrate, 22.0g / L; citric acid, 8.0 g / L; and dextrose 24.5 g / L, 1.5mL. (100/sp, 1000/ca). Whole Blood Tubes with Anti-Coagulant should be stored at 4-25'C (39-77'F). The tubes can be centrifuged at ≤1300 RCF for 10 minutes.
The interior of the tubes is sterilized using gamma radiation. Tubes cannot be re-sterilized after use. Paper labels come pre-attached to each of the tubes. A yellow cap allows for easy identification.
Specifications for BD Vacutainer® Whole Blood Tubes with Anti-Coagulant
ACD Solution A of trisodium citrate, 22.0g/L; citric acid, 8.0 g/L; and dextrose 24.5 g/L, 1.5 mL, 1.5 mL ACD solution A