Thermo Scientific™

MicroTest™ Flocked Swab Kits

Catalog number: R12542
Thermo Scientific™

MicroTest™ Flocked Swab Kits

Catalog number: R12542
Maintain organism viability and counts for verification studies, quality control procedures, and repeat testing of viruses chlamydiae, mycoplasma and ureaplasma with quality media, proven collection and transport tools, and safe, reliable packaging with Thermo Scientific™ MicroTest™ Flocked Swab Kits.
 
Catalog Number
R12542
Unit Size
Each
Description
Flock Swab, Nylon MicroTip
Quantity
100/Pk.
Fill Volume
----
For Use With
Viruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Price (USD)
Full specifications
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
DescriptionFlock Swab, Nylon MicroTip
Quantity100/Pk.
Storage Requirements5 to 25°C
For Use WithViruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Fill Volume----
Unit SizeEach
Catalog Number
Unit Size
Each
Description
M4RT Kit w/Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity
100 Kits/Pk.
Fill Volume
3mL/Tube
For Use With
viruses, chlamydiae
Price (USD)
Full specifications
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
SwabConfigurationTraditional tipped
Volume (Metric)3 mL
DescriptionM4RT Kit w/Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume3mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
Catalog Number
Unit Size
Each
Description
M4RT Universal Kit w/Micro-Tipped and Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity
100 Kits/Pk.
Fill Volume
3mL/Tube
For Use With
viruses, chlamydiae
Price (USD)
Full specifications
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsUniversal Kit
SwabConfigurationTraditional tipped and micro tipped
Volume (Metric)3 mL
DescriptionM4RT Universal Kit w/Micro-Tipped and Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume3mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
Catalog Number
Unit Size
Each
Description
M6 Kit w/Micro-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity
100 Kits/Pk.
Fill Volume
1.5mL/Tube
For Use With
viruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Price (USD)
Full specifications
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
SwabConfigurationMicro tipped
Volume (Metric)1.5 mL
DescriptionM6 Kit w/Micro-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume1.5mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
Catalog Number
Unit Size
Each
Description
M6 Kit w/Micro-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity
100 Kits/Pk.
Fill Volume
3mL/Tube
For Use With
viruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Price (USD)
Full specifications
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
SwabConfigurationMicro tipped
Volume (Metric)3 mL
DescriptionM6 Kit w/Micro-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume3mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
Catalog Number
Unit Size
Each
Description
M6 Kit w/Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity
100 Kits/Pk.
Fill Volume
1.5mL/Tube
For Use With
viruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Price (USD)
Full specifications
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
SwabConfigurationTraditional tipped
Volume (Metric)1.5 mL
DescriptionM6 Kit w/Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume1.5mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
Catalog Number
Unit Size
Each
Description
M6 Kit w/Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity
100 Kits/Pk.
Fill Volume
3mL/Tube
For Use With
viruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Price (USD)
Full specifications
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
SwabConfigurationTraditional tipped
Volume (Metric)3 mL
DescriptionM6 Kit w/Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume3mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
Catalog Number
Unit Size
Each
Description
M6 Universal Kit w/Micro-Tipped and Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity
100 Kits/Pk.
Fill Volume
1.5mL/Tube
For Use With
viruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Price (USD)
Full specifications
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
SwabConfigurationTraditional tipped and micro tipped
Volume (Metric)1.5 mL
DescriptionM6 Universal Kit w/Micro-Tipped and Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume1.5mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
Catalog Number
Unit Size
Each
Description
M6 Universal Kit w/Micro-Tipped and Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity
100 Kits/Pk.
Fill Volume
3mL/Tube
For Use With
viruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Price (USD)
Full specifications
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsUniversal Kit
SwabConfigurationTraditional tipped and micro tipped
Volume (Metric)3 mL
DescriptionM6 Universal Kit w/Micro-Tipped and Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume3mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
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Catalog NumberSpecificationsUnit SizeDescriptionQuantityFill VolumeFor Use WithPrice (USD)
R12542Full specifications
EachFlock Swab, Nylon MicroTip 100/Pk. ---- Viruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas Request A Quote
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
DescriptionFlock Swab, Nylon MicroTip
Quantity100/Pk.
Storage Requirements5 to 25°C
For Use WithViruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Fill Volume----
Unit SizeEach
R12565Full specifications
EachM4RT Kit w/Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab100 Kits/Pk.3mL/Tubeviruses, chlamydiaeRequest A Quote
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
SwabConfigurationTraditional tipped
Volume (Metric)3 mL
DescriptionM4RT Kit w/Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume3mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
R12567Full specifications
EachM4RT Universal Kit w/Micro-Tipped and Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab100 Kits/Pk.3mL/Tubeviruses, chlamydiaeRequest A Quote
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsUniversal Kit
SwabConfigurationTraditional tipped and micro tipped
Volume (Metric)3 mL
DescriptionM4RT Universal Kit w/Micro-Tipped and Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume3mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
R12561Full specifications
EachM6 Kit w/Micro-Tipped Flocked Swab100 Kits/Pk.1.5mL/Tubeviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and MycoplasmasRequest A Quote
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
SwabConfigurationMicro tipped
Volume (Metric)1.5 mL
DescriptionM6 Kit w/Micro-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume1.5mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
R12569Full specifications
EachM6 Kit w/Micro-Tipped Flocked Swab100 Kits/Pk.3mL/Tubeviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and MycoplasmasRequest A Quote
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
SwabConfigurationMicro tipped
Volume (Metric)3 mL
DescriptionM6 Kit w/Micro-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume3mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
R12560Full specifications
EachM6 Kit w/Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab100 Kits/Pk.1.5mL/Tubeviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and MycoplasmasRequest A Quote
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
SwabConfigurationTraditional tipped
Volume (Metric)1.5 mL
DescriptionM6 Kit w/Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume1.5mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
R12568Full specifications
EachM6 Kit w/Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab100 Kits/Pk.3mL/Tubeviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and MycoplasmasRequest A Quote
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
SwabConfigurationTraditional tipped
Volume (Metric)3 mL
DescriptionM6 Kit w/Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume3mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
R12562Full specifications
EachM6 Universal Kit w/Micro-Tipped and Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab100 Kits/Pk.1.5mL/Tubeviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and MycoplasmasRequest A Quote
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsFlocked Swab Kit
SwabConfigurationTraditional tipped and micro tipped
Volume (Metric)1.5 mL
DescriptionM6 Universal Kit w/Micro-Tipped and Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume1.5mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
R12563Full specifications
EachM6 Universal Kit w/Micro-Tipped and Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab100 Kits/Pk.3mL/Tubeviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and MycoplasmasRequest A Quote
Closure ColorRed
For Use With (Application)Viruses; Chlamydiae; Ureaplasmas; and Mycoplasmas
FormatTube
MaterialPlastic (Shaft)
Product Type SpecsUniversal Kit
SwabConfigurationTraditional tipped and micro tipped
Volume (Metric)3 mL
DescriptionM6 Universal Kit w/Micro-Tipped and Traditional-Tipped Flocked Swab
Quantity100 Kits/Pk.
ShaftPlastic
Storage RequirementsRoom temperature
CompatibilityCulture, Shell vial, Freeze-thaw cycles, Culture maintenance, ELISA, PCR, DNA probe technology
Shelf Life18 months
For Use Withviruses, chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas
Transport Temperature2° to 30°C
Fill Volume3mL/Tube
Unit SizeEach
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Designed for the collection, transportation, maintenance and long-term storage of viral specimens, chlamydiae, mycoplasma and ureaplasma, Thermo Scientific MicroTest products are top quality. From formulation to packaging, MicroTest products maintain the viability of organisms through freeze-thaw cycles while inhibiting antimicrobial contaminants and promoting safety.

MicroTest™ M4RT™ contains gelatin, gentamicin, and amphotericin B for the transport of viruses and Chlamydiae.

MicroTest™ M6™ contains gelatin, vancomycin, amphotericin B, and colistin for the transport of viruses, Chlamydiae, Ureaplasmas, and Mycoplasmas.

Microtest Flocked Swab Kits come with 1.5mL or 3mL of liquid medium in various tube types, with or without glass beads, individually wrapped swabs, in either a peel pouch format or zip-seal bag. Please refer to the specific product listing for more information about the kit contents.

Keep your lab moving in the right direction with a dependable set of solutions for transport, holding, maintenance and long-term culture storage with the MicroTest family of collection and transport media.

Trusted reliable results
  • Stringent quality control, including cellular toxicity on each lot number
  • Patented formulations with stabilizing proteins, buffers, and specific antibiotics
Compatibility and viability
  • Provides compatible transport for cell culture, enzyme immunoassays, and molecular diagnostic tests
  • Maintains organism viability and counts for better, more reliable results during validation/verification studies, quality control procedures, and repeat testing
Convenient, accommodating format
  • 1.5mL and 3.0mL fill volumes allow multiple tests from one specimen
  • Individual transport media tubes or complete kits offer flexibility and versatility
Safe, sturdy packaging
  • Tough, break-resistant tubes with secure, color-coded screw caps prevent leaking and exposure to infectious agents
Not all products are available for sale in all territories. Please inquire.

Remel™ and Oxoid™ products are now part of the Thermo Scientific brand, combining powerful manual, semi-automated and fully automated test products and a comprehensive line of media and diagnostic products to offer a complete, end-to-end solution to quickly deliver the products you need and the quality results your laboratory depends on.

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