Swab-based specimen collection
BD swab-based collection and transport systems are used for the collection and transport of specimens to the microbiology laboratory for organism recovery. As the industry leader, BD has earned a reputation for offering high-quality solutions for both patients and clinicians, which is why many microbiology labs choose us to meet their specimen collection and transport needs.
BD BBL Port-A-Cul tubes, vials and jars help maintain the viability of aerobic and anaerobic microorganisms during transport.
The BD BBL Vacutainer anaerobic specimen collector is the only media-free device available for anaerobic specimen collection.
BD CultureSwab™ and BD CultureSwab™ Plus collection and transport systems are designed for the collection and transport of aerobic bacteria.
BD BBL™ CultureSwab™ EZ and BD BBL™ CultureSwab™ EZ II collection and transport systems are simple to use and media free.
BD CultureSwab MaxV products are designed for the transport of aerobes. The BD CultureSwab MaxV(+) swab is available in Amies gel with and without a charcoal medium for the transport of aerobic and facultative anaerobic organisms.
The BD ESwab™ collection and transport system is intended for the collection and transport of clinical specimens containing aerobic, anaerobic and fastidious bacteria.
The BD FecalSwab™ collection and transport system is a collection and preservation system for enteric bacteria diagnostics
BD flocked swabs eliminate the internal mattress core of traditional fiber wound swabs to disperse and entrap precious sample.
BD sterile pack swabs are ready-to-use sterile swabs in a pre-filled tube of rinse solution for surface and equipment sampling.
The BD SWUBE collection and transport system provides quality control, research and industrial labs with a simple, flexible and effective way to collect, transport and store specimens.
The BD universal viral transport system provides room-temperature transport of viruses, chlamydiae, mycoplasmas and ureaplasmas.
Please note, not all products, services or features of products and services may be available in your local area. Please check with your local BD representative.