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COVID-19 Collection & Transport Kits
Reliable, Proven Virus Collection & Transport Systems
COPAN's Collection & Transport Kits for COVID-19 combine state-of-the-art nasopharyngeal & oropharyngeal swabs with the superior sample preservation of UTM®: Universal Transport Medium. UTM® is an FDA cleared collection and transport system suitable for room temperature collection, transport, maintenance and long-term freeze storage of clinical specimens containing viruses, including COVID-19. Our Collection & Transport kits meet the CDC Interim Guidelines for Collecting, Handling, and Testing Clinical COVID-19 Specimens.
How a family owned company with roots in Italy became a worldwide solution provider.
With a reputation for innovation, COPAN is the leading manufacturer of collection and transport systems in the world. COPAN’s collaborative approach to innovation in pre-analytics has resulted in the original FLOQSwabs®, ESwab™, FecalSwab® and UTM®. COPAN’s collection and transport systems have been proven to advance the quality of traditional and contemporary microbiology assays.