Σ-Virocult® has long been recognised as one of the best transport devices for viruses, demonstrating survival of many types of virus at ambient temperatures, including Corona Virus (COVID), Herpes Simplex Virus, Varicella-Zoster Virus, Influenza Type A (including Novel HIN I, HSN I, and H3N2) , Influenza Type B, respiratory syncytial virus, mumps virus, adenovirus, rhinovirus, and various enterovirus.Virocult® medium stabilises virus particles allowing long survival, and contains antimicrobials to prevent the growth of any bacteria and fungi present in the specimen.
Σ-Swab® Swab and Tube
Sigma-Virocult® conforms to the requirements of the European Medical Devices Directive and In Vitro Medical Devices Directives
Validated to M40-A
Virocult® & Sigma-Virocult® are validated according to CLSl (Clinical & Laboratory Standards Institute) M40-A standard for viral culture transport devices, which requires survival of reference strains for at least 96 hours at ambient or refrigerated temperatures.
Material: Shatterproof polypropylene
Vial: 125 pcs.
Fill: 1mL; 2mL