COVID-19 Products Distributor Links & Part Numbers

In the United States, COPAN does not sell sample collection products directly to clinical laboratories. Our products are available through our distribution partners. Here you will find information about recommended sample collection swabs and transport media as well as distributor part numbers.

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    UTM® Sample Collection Kits (All-In-One)

    The following items pairs UTM® with FLOQSwabs®, the
    patented original flocked swab technology for optimal sample collection and diagnostics.

    UTM® is an FDA cleared collection and transport system suitable for collection, transport, maintenance, and long-term freeze storage of clinical specimens containing viruses, including COVID-19, chlamydia, mycoplasma or ureaplasma organisms. The transport medium comes in a plastic, screw cap tube and maintains organism viability for 48 hours at room or refrigerated temperature.

    UTM-3C059N-PolyesterRegular-UTM-Kit-0221 (1)

    3 mL UTM® Sample Collection Kits

    Product LineCOPAN Part #Common Sample CollectionSwab Type(s) Included in KitKit DescriptionFisher HealthcareHardy/ HealthlinkBDMedlineCepheidQuestDHI/Quidel
    UTM®: Viral Transport3C057NNasopharyngeal Sample Collection KitFlocked Swab - Flexible MinitipFlexible Minitip Flocked Swab + 3 mL UTM® Viral Transport Media in 100 mm Tube (no beads) Packaged in Zip Top Plastic BagNC1924828-220531*3C057NSWAB/B-100* SWAB/M-100*99-08015-VCF*403C*
    UTM®: Viral Transport3C058NNasopharyngeal Sample Collection KitFoam Swab - MinitipMinitip Foam Swab + 3 mL UTM® Viral Transport Media in 100 mm Tube (no beads) Packaged in Zip Top Plastic BagNC1924831------
    UTM®: Viral Transport3C059NNasal, Oropharyngeal Sample Collection KitFoam Swab - RegularRegular Foam Swab + 3 mL UTM® Viral Transport Media in 100 mm Tube (no beads) Packaged in Zip Top Plastic BagNC1924832--3C059N---
    UTM®: Viral Transport305CNasopharyngeal Sample Collection KitFlocked Swab - Flexible MinitipFlexible Minitip Flocked Swab + 3 mL UTM® Viral Transport Media in 100 mm Tube230017203C036NHL220531-SWAB/B-10099-08015-VCF403C
    UTM®: Viral Transport307CNasopharyngeal Sample Collection KitFlocked Swab - MinitipMinitip Flocked Swab + 3 mL UTM® Viral Transport Medium in 100 mm Tube230017213C037NHL220529---401C
    UTM®: Viral Transport306CNasal, Oropharyngeal Sample Collection KitFlocked Swab - RegularRegular Flocked Swab + 3mL UTM® Viral Transport Medium in 100 mm Tube230017223C038NHL220528-SWAB/F-100-402C
    UTM®: Viral Transport360CNasopharyngeal Sample Collection KitFlocked Swab - RegularRegular Flocked Swab + 3mL UTM® Viral Transport Medium in 100 mm Tube230017223C038NHL220528-SWAB/F-100-402C
    UTM®: Viral Transport321CNasopharyngeal, Nasal, Oropharyngeal Sample Collection KitDouble Flocked Swab - Regular & Flexible MinitipRegular Flocked Swab AND Flexible Minitip Flocked Swab + 3mL UTM® Viral Transport Medium in 80 mm Tube230017233C039NHL220527---99-08021

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    1 mL UTM® Sample Collection Kits

    Product LineCOPAN Part #Common Sample CollectionSwab Type(s) Included in KitKit DescriptionFisher HealthcareHardy/ HealthlinkDHI/Quidel
    UTM®: Viral Transport360CNasopharyngeal Sample Collection KitFlocked Swab - Flexible MinitipFlexible Minitip Flocked Swab + 1 mL UTM® Viral Transport Medium in 80 mm Tube3C040NHL220526406C
    UTM®: Viral Transport359CNasal, Oropharyngeal Sample Collection KitFlocked Swab - RegularRegular Flocked Swab + 1mL UTM® Viral Transport Medium in 80 mm Tube--405C
    UTM®: Viral Transport361CNasopharyngeal Sample Collection KitFlocked Swab - MinitipMinitip Flocked Swab + 1 mL UTM® Viral Transport Medium in 80 mm Tube--404C

    3ml UTM® Transport Media & Flocked Swabs (Sold Separately)

    The following products are stand-alone sample collection and transport devices designed for use with 3 mL tubes of UTM® an FDA cleared viral transport medium for collection, transport, maintenance, and long-term freeze storage of clinical specimens containing viruses, including COVID-19, chlamydia, mycoplasma or ureaplasma organisms. See Above for All-In-One kits.

    3 mL UTM® Transport Media Tube

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    Product LineCOPAN Part #Common Sample CollectionTypeDescriptionFisher HealthcareHardy/ HealthlinkBDMedlineQuestDHI/Quidel
    UTM®: Viral Transport3C047NViruses, Chlamydia, Mycoplasma and UreaplasmaMedia only3 mL UTM® Medium in 16x100mm Tube no beads (molecular use only)236009823C047NCPO3C047N--
    UTM®: Viral Transport330CViruses, Chlamydia, Mycoplasma and UreaplasmaMedia Only3 mL UTM® Medium in 16x100mm Tube w beads23001718330CHL220220-220223330C.DHI

    The above 3 mL tubes can be paired with the swabs below.

    Flocked Swabs - 3 mL UTM® Tube Compatible

    FLOQSwabs-503CS01-SampleCollectionAndTransport-0619-01
    Product LineCOPAN Part #Common Sample CollectionSwab TypeDescriptionFisher HealthcareHardy/ HealthlinkBDMedlineCardinalVWRDHI/Quidel
    FLOQSwabs®503CS01 or 503CS01.USNasopharyngeal Sample CollectionFlocked Swab - Flexible MinitipFlexible Minitip Flocked Swab with 100 mm Breakpoint in Peel Pouch23600985-220252CPO503CS014320252A10755-200503CS01
    FLOQSwabs®553CNasopharyngeal Sample CollectionFlocked Swab - Flexible MinitipFlexible Minitip Flocked Swab with 100 mm Breakpoint in Dry Tube23600961----10755-202-
    FLOQSwabs®518CS01Nasopharyngeal Sample CollectionFlocked Swab - MinitipMinitip Flocked Swab with 100mm Breakpoint in Peel Pouch23600956518CS01220251-4320251A10755-192-
    FLOQSwabs®518CNasopharyngeal Sample CollectionFlocked Swab - MinitipMinitip Flocked Swab with 100mm Breakpoint in Dry Tube23600963----10755-194-
    FLOQSwabs®519CNasal, Oropharyngeal Sample CollectionFlocked Swab - RegularRegular Flocked Swab with 100 mm breakpoint in Dry Tube23600964----10755-180-
    FLOQSwabs®519CS01Nasal, Oropharyngeal Sample CollectionFlocked Swab - RegularRegular Flocked Swab with 100 mm breakpoint in Peel Pouch23600957519CS01220250-4320250A10755-182-

    1 mL UTM® Transport Media & Flocked Swabs (Sold Separately)

    The following products are stand-alone sample collection and transport devices designed for use with 1 mL tubes of UTM® an FDA cleared viral transport medium for collection, transport, maintenance, and long-term freeze storage of clinical specimens containing viruses, including COVID-19, chlamydia, mycoplasma or ureaplasma organisms. See Above for All-In-One kits.

    1 mL UTM® Transport Media Tube

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    Product LineCOPAN Part #Common Sample CollectionTypeDescriptionFisher HealthcareHardy/ HealthlinkBD
    UTM®: Viral Transport350CViruses, Chlamydia, Mycoplasma and UreaplasmaMedia only1 mL UTM® Medium in 12x80mm Tube230017193C030NHL220244

    The above 1 mL tube can be paired with the swabs below.

    Flocked Swabs 1 mL UTM® Tube Compatible

    FLOQSwabs-501CS01-SampleCollectionAndTransport-0619-01
    Product LineCOPAN Part #Common Sample CollectionSwab TypeDescriptionFisher HealthcareHardy/ HealthlinkVWRDHI/Quidel
    FLOQSwabs®501CS01Nasopharyngeal Sample CollectionFlocked Swab - MinitipMinitip Flocked Swab with 80 mm Breakpoint in Peel Pouch23600950501CS0110755-196501CS01
    FLOQSwabs®551CNasopharyngeal Sample CollectionFlocked Swab - MinitipMinitip Flocked Swab with 80 mm Breakpoint in Dry Tube23600959-10755-198551
    FLOQSwabs®502CS01Nasal, Oropharyngeal Sample CollectionFlocked Swab - RegularRegular Flocked Swab with 80 mm breakpoint in Peel Pouch23600951502CS0110755-184502CS01
    FLOQSwabs®552CNasal, Oropharyngeal Sample CollectionFlocked Swab - RegularRegular Flocked Swab with 80 mm breakpoint in Dry Tube23600960502CS0110755-186552

    Non-Flocked Swabs

    Used for sample collection and transfer, CLASSIQSwabs™ dry fiber wrapped swabs are available with a variety of applicator and swab materials, tip sizes and packaging configurations.

    Dry Swabs
    Product LineCOPAN Part #Common Sample CollectionSwab TypeDescriptionFisher HealthcareHardy/ HealthlinkBDMedlineCardinalVWR
    CLASSIQSwabs™ Traditional Dry Swabs1C055S01Nasal, Oropharyngeal Sample CollectionFoam Swab - RegularRegular Dry Foam Swab with Plastic Applicator in Peel Pouch------
    CLASSIQSwabs™ Traditional Dry Swabs1C061S01Nasopharyngeal Sample CollectionFoam Swab - MinitipMinitip Dry Foam Swab with Plastic Applicator in Peel Pouch23600984-----
    CLASSIQSwabs™ Traditional Dry Swabs1U054S01 or 1U054S01.USNasal, Oropharyngeal Sample CollectionPolyester Swab - RegularRegular Dry Polyester Swab with Plastic Applicator with 100mm breakpoint in Peel Pouch236009831U054S011U054S01CPO1U054S01--
    CLASSIQSwabs™ Traditional Dry Swabs159CNasal, Oropharyngeal Sample CollectionPolyester Swab - RegularRegular Dry Polyester Swab with Plastic Applicator in Dry Tube1490619-----
    CLASSIQSwabs™ Traditional Dry Swabs162CNasopharyngeal Sample CollectionPolyester Swab - MinitipMinitip Dry Polyester Swab with Aluminum Applicator in Dry Tube1490623162C----
    CLASSIQSwabs™ Traditional Dry Swabs164KS01Nasal, Oropharyngeal Sample CollectionPolyester Swab - RegularRegular Dry Polyester Swab with Plastic Applicator in Peel Pouch1490641164KS01--A5007-21-
    CLASSIQSwabs™ Traditional Dry Swabs175KS01Nasal, Oropharyngeal Sample CollectionPolyester Swab - RegularRegular Dry Polyester Swab with Aluminum Applicator in Peel Pouch1490650-----
    CLASSIQSwabs™ Traditional Dry Swabs155CNasal, Oropharyngeal Sample CollectionRayon Swab - RegularRegular Dry Rayon Swab with Plastic Applicator in Dry Tube--220115--10789-392
    CLASSIQSwabs™ Traditional Dry Swabs160CNasopharyngeal Sample CollectionRayon Swab - MinitipMinitip Dry Rayon Swab with Aluminum Applicator in Dry Tube1490622160C----
    CLASSIQSwabs™ Traditional Dry Swabs167KS01Nasal, Oropharyngeal Sample CollectionRayon Swab - RegularRegular Dry Rayon Swab with Plastic Applicator in Peel Pouch1490622---A5007-20-
    CLASSIQSwabs™ Traditional Dry Swabs168CNasopharyngeal Sample CollectionRayon Swab - MinitipMinitip Dry Rayon Swab with Twisted Aluminum Wire Applicator in Dry Tube1490625-----
    CLASSIQSwabs™ Traditional Dry Swabs170KS01Nasopharyngeal Sample CollectionRayon Swab - RegularRegular Dry Rayon Swab with Aluminum Applicator packaged in Peel Pouch1490640-----

    Mid-Turbinate Flocked Swabs

    FLOQSwabs-56380CS01-SampleCollectionAndTransport-0619-01
    Product LineCOPAN Part #Common Sample CollectionSwab TypeSwab DescriptionFisher HealthcareCardinalVWR
    FLOQSwabs®56380CS01Mid-Turbinate Sample CollectionFlocked Swab - TaperedContoured adult flocked swab with 80 mm breakpoint in peel pouch23600966A5007-4110755-218
    FLOQSwabs®56380CS01Mid-Turbinate Sample CollectionFlocked Swab - Tapered PediatricContoured pediatric flocked swab with 50 mm breakpoint in peel pouch23600967--
    FLOQSwabs®56380CS01Mid-Turbinate Sample CollectionFlocked Swab - Tapered PediatricContoured pediatric flocked swab with 80 mm breakpoint in peel pouch23600968--

    COVID-19 Resource Page

    During this unprecedented time, COPAN has compiled a COVID-19 resource page to facilitate answers to some of the frequently asked questions being received. Here you’ll find easy access to the evolving regulatory guidelines published by the CDC and FDA, and other resources about critical products that can be used for collecting, handling, and transporting specimens suspected of COVID-19.