The NEST Disposable Oropharyngeal Saline Solution Sampler kits from Wuxi Nest Biotechnology are high quality, yet affordable kits for the collection of oropharyngeal swab samples for COVID-19 testing.
Containing a non-toxic 0.85% saline solution, samples can be collected, transported and stored at room temperature. These kits have been validated for their ability to detect 2x limit of detection (low positives) and 10x limit of detection (high positives) samples by RT-PCR. Samples collected in this saline solution should be processed within 48 hours of collection
Swab & tube specifications
The sterile oropharyngeal swab provided features a flocked tip with a breakpoint at 80 mm and 32 mm from the tip, compatible with the tubes provided. The tube cap design is highly effective at containing the media and preventing leakage of the sample. The tubes are pre-labelled and each has a unique barcode identifier.
These kits are available with either 5 ml or 10 ml tubes containing 1.2 ml or 3 ml of saline solution respectively:
1. 5 ml Oropharyngeal Saline Solution Sampler kits
Supplied in boxes containing 50 loose swabs and 5 packs of 10 vials or individually wrapped in cases of 100 kits
2. 10 ml Oropharyngeal Saline Solution Sampler kits
Supplied individually wrapped in cases of 100 kits
• CE IVD registered kits
• ISO13484 accredited manufacturer, registered with the US FDA
Material available to download
Oropharyngeal swab collection kits with saline solution SDS
Note: product availability depends on country - see product detail page.