The BD BBL CultureSwab Collection and Transport Systems is designed to collect, preserve and transport clinical specimens. Each system includes a 5 1⁄4" swab application used to collect the sample and a tube into which the applicator is placed after collection. Choose from three types:
CultureSwab™ EF4480G contains no media. The polyurethane foam swab is excellent for use with patients who have sensitive skin or mucous membrane wounds.
CultureSwab™ EF4480B contains non-nutritious liquid Stuart medium, buffered with phosphate and provide a reduce environment due to formulation with sodium thioglycollate.
CultureSwab™ Plus EF4480C and EF4480E contain 5 mL Amies agar gel column with oxygen-scavenging agents to sample both aerobic and facultative anaerobic organisms. Choose with or without charcoal.
Swabs are provided in a nitrogen-flushed sterile pouch with tamper-evident seals.
All-in-one swabs for the collection and transport of aerobes or anaerobes
Patented tube design enhances recovery of microorganisms