Pack price (GBP): £115.69 Ex-works
Pack size: 100

Amies Charcoal
TS/5-18A - Probact Amies Charcoal medium in 3 inch tube(80mm), includes 3 inch Polystyrene shaft/cotton tip swab in peel pouch



For Patient use - Probact Amies Charcoal medium in 3inch tube(80mm), includes 3 inch Polystyrene shaft/cotton tip swab in peel pouch.

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, aerobic and anaerobic microorganisms including:

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

Small for internal post use.

Known Limitations:
1. DO NOT REUSE. Single use Device that is not suitable for re-work or reuse.

2. Recovery after 48 hours will be unpredictable and target organisms will be lost. Fatty acid sensitive strains will give decreased recovery or be stressed in the presence of cotton.

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.

Code Name Colour Length Quantity Pack size No. in case Shelf life
TS/5-18A Amies Charcoal n/a n/a 1 100 n/a 2 years