Pack price (GBP): £86.27 Ex-works
Pack size: 100

Amies Charcoal
TS/5-6 - Probact Amies Charcoal medium in tube.Includes Aluminium shaft/Viscose Minitip swab in peel pouch (M40 compliant)

Probact Amies Charcoal medium in tube.Includes Aluminium shaft with viscose minitip swab in peel pouch (M40 compliant).

Recommended For:
Clinically significant samples, but can be used to transport most fastidious & non-fastidious Micro-organisms.

Ideal For:
48 hour transport of microbiological samples (including clinical) for fastidious, non-fastidious and anaerobic microorganisms including:

Pseudomonas, Streptococcus, Haemophilus, Bacteroides, Peptostreptococcus, Fusobacterium, Propionibacterium, Prevotella, Gonorrhoeae, anaerobes, microaerophilics.

Urethral Sampling, ENT Sampling.

Known Limitations:
Recovery after 48 hours wil be unpredictable and target organisms will be lost. Fatty acid sensitive strains will not be affected by the presence of viscose.

Shelf Life: 2 years.

Sterilisation Method:
Gamma Irradiation to achive a SAL of 10-6

Applicable Standards:
CE Marked : In vitro diagnostic medical device. M40-A Quality Control of Microbiological Transport Systems.

CodeNameColourLengthQuantityPack sizeNo. in caseShelf life
TS/5-6 Amies Charcoal n/a n/a 1 100 n/a 2 years