URISWABAdvanced System for Collection, Transport and Preservation of Urine
Copan UriSwab is an advanced system for collection, transport and preservation of urine specimens from the collection site to the testing laboratory. In the laboratory, UriSwab specimens are processed for the cultivation of bacteria and Candida albicans, as well as for molecular testing.
Easy to use
Dip into sample cup, insert the sponge into the tube, close and send it to the lab for analysis. No needles needed, no additional costs for disposal.
Preservatives for optimal performance
Boric Acid and Sodium Formate, polymerised into the sponge are activated on contact with urine. No risk of overgrowth or overkilling during transport.
Safe, shatterproof polypropylene skirted tube
The internal conical shape enables centrifugation of samples and allows tubes to stand upright on the laboratory bench. No leakage guaranteed.
Viability of bacteria
at refrigerated and room temperature conditions for up to 48 hours Suitable for traditional culture, as well as for preservation of nucleic acids
Copan UriSwab comprises of a screw cap tube containing a plastic applicator stick attached to the tube cap. The applicator stick has cylindrical shaped sponges located at the opposite end to the cap.
Product clearance and availability restrictions may apply in some Countries. Please consult our local company or Copan distributors for the availability of these products in your Country.