Meridian Bioscience™ Para-Pak™ Parasitology Transport Systems: Three-Vial Kits

Vials and vial kits designed to improve the overall processing of specimens for examination of ova, parasites and other enteric pathogens

Manufacturer: MERIDIAN BIOSCIENCE 331084

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Catalog No. 14-910-178

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    Quantity 7 Pack
    Type Stool
    Certifications/Compliance CE
    Includes Patient instructions, three vial kits sytems are packaged in biobags with illustrated, multi-lingual patient instructions
    No. of Vials 3.0
    Shelf Life 2 Year(s)
    Storage Requirements 20 to 30°C
    Product Type Zn-PVA/10% Formalin/Clean

    • Choice of fixatives and preservatives
    • Each unbreakable vial has a color-coded cap and label, a clearly marked “fill to here” line and a built-in collection spoon in the screw-cap top

    10% Formalin Fixative (Neutral Buffered)

    • Preserves fecal specimens for concentration and direct examination
  • Culture and Sensitivity (C & S) Media
    • Used for the recovery of enteric bacteria, such as Salmonella, Shigella, Campylobacter and Yersinia
    • Medium includes a pH indicator that detects acidic conditions for optimal enteric pathogen recovery
    Clean Vials
    • A 30mL leakproof vial for specimens that do not need a transport medium
  • Enteric Plus (Cary-Blair) Media
    • Maintains the bacterial population of enteric pathogens such as Yersinia, Salmonella, Shigella, Campylobacter and Vibrio Cholerae for up to 96 hours
  • MF (Formaldehyde, Alcohol and Merthiolate) Fixative
    • For the routine collection, transportation, preservation and examination of stool specimens for intestinal parasites
    • Combines the fixative properties of formaldehyde, alcohol and merthiolate to maintain the morphology for all stages in the life cycles of intestinal parasites
    Modified Cupric Sulfate–Polyvinyl Alcohol (Modified Cu–PVA)
    • Acts as a preservative/fixative for protozoan trophozoites
    • Slides fixed with Modified PVA may be stained using trichrome or hematoxyli
    • Contains copper sulfate to eliminate disposal problems
    Sodium Acetate Acetic Acid Formalin (SAF)
    • Multi-purpose fixative/preservative suitable for direct examination, concentration and permanent stain from the same specimen
  • Zinc Sulfite–Polyvinyl Alcohol (Zn–PVA)
    • A mercury-free fixative for permanent staining
  • Low Viscosity–Polyvinyl Alcohol (LV–PVA)
    • A low-viscosity formulation to preserve fecal specimens for permanent staining procedures
    • Fast penetration and drying formula provides excellent fixation

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