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Viral transport medium using Virocult®

Viral transport medium: ∑-Virocult® is a combined collection and transport systems for viruses, incorporating a specially formulated liquid transport medium, which is M40-A2 Compliant.

Virocult® has long been recognised as one of the leading transport devices for viruses, demonstrating survival of many types of virus at ambient temperatures, including Herpes Simplex Virus, Varicella-Zoster Virus, Influenza Type A (includes Novel H1N1v, H5N1, and H3N2), Influenza Type B, Respiratory syncytial virus, mumps virus, adenovirus, rhinovirus, and enteroviruses.

∑-Virocult® combines a swab with Virocult® medium which can be used with traditional cell culture techniques, and is compatible with new molecular techniques including RT-PCR.

∑-Virocult® has a 12month shelf life and comes with the following options:

  • Fill volume: 1ml, 2ml
  • Vial size: Small, Large
  • Swab type: No swab, 1 or 2 Standard swabs, Mini-tip swab or 1 Standard and 1 Minitip swab

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Category: Viral transport medium using Virocult®

1.0ml, 2.0ml, 3.0ml medium options.  One standard foam or flock swab. Small vial.
∑-Virocult® 951S
1.0ml, 2.0ml, 3.0ml medium options.  One standard foam or flock swab. Small vial.
∑-Virocult® 950S
2.0ml medium. One standard foam swab. Large vial.
∑-Virocult® 950S2
2.0ml medium. Two standard foam swabs. Large vial.
∑-Virocult® 950SE2
2.0ml medium.  One standard and one Mini-Tip foam Swab. Large vial.
∑-Virocult® 950SENT
2.0ml medium. One mini-tip foam swab. Large vial.  
∑-Virocult® 950T
2.0ml medium. No swab.
∑-Virocult® 951S2
1.0ml medium. Two standard foam swabs. Small vial.
∑-Virocult® 951SE2
1.0ml medium, one standard and one mini-tip foam swab. Small vial.
∑-Virocult® 951SENT
1.0ml medium. Single mini-tip foam swab. Small vial.
∑-Virocult® 951T
1.0ml medium. Small Vial. No swab.