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Whatman® FTA® collection products

Sterile Foam Tipped Applicators, pkg of 100 ea

Synonym: Z747386



Related Categories Labware, Manufacturer Browser, Microbiological Culture Media, Microbiology, Swabs Products,
packaging   pkg of 100 ea
mfr. no.   Whatman Article No., 28421851 (US reference)
  Whatman, WB100032
Featured Industry   Environmental
Food and Beverages
suitability   Bacteria


General description

Sterile foam tipped applicators for the collection of saliva and buccal cells. The nonabrasive foam head is the same size as the sample area on Indicating FTA Cards to facilitate sample application.

Other Notes

Field of Use : For internal research use only. Products are not intended for diagnostic use or resale.

Legal Information

FTA is a registered trademark of GE Healthcare

Whatman is a registered trademark of GE Healthcare

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

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Protocols & Articles


Microbiology Introduction

An initial aim of all microbiologists is the reproducible growth of their microbial cultures, no matter whether the microorganisms are of natural origin or have been genetically engineered by man. Re...
Keywords: Absorption, Aerobic, Anaerobic, Antibiotics, Antimicrobials, Buffers, Culture media, Diffusion, Environmental, Filtration, Genetic, Growth factors, Metabolism, Phase transitions, Precipitation, Reductions, Respiration, Sample preparations, Vitamins

Microbiology Theory: Media Preparation

Microorganisms need nutrients, a source of energy and certain environmental conditions in order to grow and reproduce. In the natural environment, microbes have adapted to the habitats most suitable ...
Keywords: Culture media, Digestions, Environmental, Filtration, Growth factors, Indicators, Microbiology, Phase transitions, Precipitation, Vitamins

RNA isolation from blood, cultured cells, and animal or plant tissue on Whatman™ FTA™ cards

Whatman FTA cards are used for biological sample collection, storage, transport, and isolation of high-quality DNA for downstream applications. In the following studies, FTA cards were evaluated for ...
Keywords: AGE, Amplification, Cell culture, Cell disruption, Centrifugation, Degradations, Diseases, Gene expression, Genomics, Homogenization, Immobilization, Metabolism, Phase transitions, Polymerase chain reaction, Polymerase chain reaction - quantitative, Purification, RNA purification, Transcription

Reliable extraction of DNA from Whatman™ FTA™ cards

This study examined the yield and quality of DNA from samples applied to Whatman FTA cards, using five common methods of DNA extraction. The data demonstrate that all five methods yield purified DNA ...
Keywords: Amplification, Cell disruption, Degradations, Genetic, Polymerase chain reaction, Polymerase chain reaction - quantitative, Purification, Separation, Size-exclusion chromatography

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