Transport swabs: Microbiology swabs
The inventors and world's leading suppliers of Transport Swabs
Throat swabs, pertusis swabs, culture swabs, charcoal swabs, nasopharyngeal swabs with amies transport mediumFind out more
Culture swabs liquid: ∑-Transwab®
Liquid culture transport swabs
Enhanced specimen collection & transport for automated or manual processing.Find out more
Foam swabs: ∑-Swab® range
Advanced medium free transport systems
Enhanced specimen collection & transport without medium.Find out more
Universal transport medium: ∑-VCM™
Universal transport medium
Transport for viruses, chlamydia, mycoplasma, ureaplasma, & Neisseria gonorrhoea.Find out more
Viral transport medium: Virocult®
Virus transport system
∑-Virocult® and "classic" Virocult®: the world's leading transport system for virus specimens.Find out more
Dry swabs: Dryswabs™ range
For all your sampling requirements
A complete range of sample collection swabs.Find out more
Environmental Infection Control
Environmental infection control sampling devices.
Premoistened devices for sampling surfaces in patient environments.Find out more
Food microbiology testing
Microbiological surveillance devices
Environmental sampling devices for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries.Find out more
Forensic science supplies
Forensic science supplies
Swabs for human or scene-of-crime sampling.Find out more
Essential tools for every microbiology laboratory.Find out more
Amniotic fluid test
Detection of premature rupture of membranes.
Amnicator™ is an amniotic fluid test for the detection of premature rupture of membranes (PROM)during pregnancy.Find out more
MWE will continue with their exclusive (UK and Ireland) distribution of flocked swabs following a recent court rulling that Puritan’s flocked swab products do not violate Copan’s European patents. For the full story about this exciting news please click on the link below.
Selenite Product Launch
MWE have just launched Selenite Broth. This enrichment medium for the isolation of Salmonella species from faecal specimens, is supplied in screw cap plastic tubes, which are compatible with the automated processing platforms now present in many clinical microbiology laboratories.
Latest Research from MWE
Read MWE's most recently published posters about;
1. The molecular detection of enteric viruses: faecal samples verses rectal swabs.
2. The evaluation of a new PCR-based platform for the detection and identification of viruses or bacteria from swab transport devices.
3. And our final report which asks is our current cleaning method effective at erradicating Clostridium difficile?