Blood collection tube filled with 0.5ml 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 push cap tube will allow 0.5ml volume of blood to be collected. This tube is moulded in crystal clear polystyrene. 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. It is specifically designed for paediatric use and colour coded for standard compliance and ease of recognition.
- Tube Type: Paediatric Blood Collection Tube
- Preparation Type: Lithium Heparin (ISO 6710:2017)
- Sample Volume: 0.5ml
- Cap Type: Push Cap
- Cap Colour: Orange
- Pierceable: No
- Base: Skirted Conical Base
- Product Material: Polypropylene
- Product Colour: Transparent
- Label Type: Paper