Pack price (GBP): £98.15 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)


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

2. 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.

Code Name Colour Length Quantity Pack size No. in case Shelf life
TS/5-6 Amies Charcoal n/a n/a 1 100 n/a 2 years