Plastic blood collection tube filled with 5.0ml lithium heparin, intended for blood samples. Lithium heparin anticoagulant are commonly used for chemical measurements and clinical biochemistry tests. Due to its low cation concentration, minimal chelating properties and minimal interference with water, heparin is an ideal anticoagulant for chemical analysis in plasma and blood tests. Application areas are immunology, toxicology and clinical chemistry tests of blood plasma.
The orange screw cap polypropylene tube will allow 5.0ml volume of blood to be collected. This tube is fitted with a rigid screw cap to provide a leak free specimen and it is available with or without a label. The tube is CE marked in accordance with EU directive 98/79/EC and is tested to ISO 6710:2017, it is a single-use container for human venous blood specimen collection. The tube cap is colour coded for standard compliance and ease of recognition.
- Tube Type: Paediatric Blood Collection Tube
- Preparation Type: Lithium Heparin (ISO 6710:2017)
- Sample Volume: 5.0ml
- Cap Type: Screw Cap
- Cap Colour: Orange
- Pierceable: No
- Base: Skirted Conical Base
- Product Material: Polypropylene
- Product Colour: Transparent
- Label Type: Paper (with or without label available)