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Collection and Transport
BD Collection and Transport products are used for the collection and transport of specimens to the laboratory for recovery of organisms present in the specimens. For over 60 years BD has remained the trusted leader in specimen collection and transport, instilling the care and quality in our products that both patients and clinicians who rely on us have come to expect. As a result, nearly 90% of all microbiology labs choose BD Collection and Transport products for their needs.

BD Specimen Collection and Transport Systems
BD Specimen Collection and Transport Systems
BD Specimen Collection and Transport products are used for the collection and transport of aerobic and anaerobic bacterial specimens to the laboratory for recovery of microorganisms. BD CultureSwab™ MaxV is the latest innovation in this family of products, featuring protein embedded into the swab, providing enhanced recovery of microorganisms over other bacterial transport systems.

Viral Transport Systems
Viral Transport Systems
BD™ Universal Viral Transport System (UVT) provides room temperature transport of viruses, chlamydiae, mycoplasmas and ureaplasmas. BD UVT is the only system that may be stored and transported at 2-25°C, all in one formulation. The need for refrigerated storage and transport on ice is eliminated, decreasing the prevalence of specimen rejection and eliminating messy specimen transport.

Other Collection and Transport Products
Other Collection and Transport Products
The BD SWUBE™ Collection and Transport System provides QC, research and industrial labs with a simple, flexible and effective way to collect, transport and store specimens. The BD SWUBE Pinworm Paddle features a paddle coated on one side with a tacky adhesive for the collection and transport of pinworms, pollen, spores and other fine particles.