Diagnostic & Point of Care

Dry Swabs

A complete range of sample collection swabs in sizes, formats, and bud-types to suit most applications.

Shafts are available in standard plastic, fine plastic (very flexible and doesn’t break readily), straight wire (urethral) and fine twisted wire (paediatric and nasopharyngeal).

Swab buds are available in rayon, polyester and polyurethane foam(sigma).

For some applications buds of calcium alginate, albumin coated, or cotton may be specified.

Swabs are available in peel pouch or tube format and in a variety of sizes.