hDNAfree
FLOQSwabs®

Non-invasive, Safe, and Painless DNA collection devices for Genetic applications

hDNAfreeFLOQSwabs® is a product line dedicated to DNA collection for genetic applications. Free of amplifiable human DNA and detectable DNase and RNase, hDNAFLOQSwabs® are non-invasive, painless, and cost-effective.

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Non-invasive

Alternative to blood draw

hDNAFLOQSwabs® collect painless samples when compared to blood samples collected using hypodermic needles. The non-invasive collection improves the adoption percentage for genetic screenings, such as HLA typing, food intolerances, and ancestry testing.

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Preservation

Pairing with eNAT®

Copan hDNAfreeFLOQSwabs® come in dry format or paired with 1 ml of eNAT® medium for a convenient collection, transportation, and preservation of nucleic acids. eNAT medium directly inactivates bacterial proliferation, reducing sample processing steps.

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FLOQ® technology, applied

hDNAfreeFLOQSwabs® brings FLOQSwabs® advantages into the genetics field.

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FLOQ® technology

This Swab is empowered by the FLOQ® technology for superior sample adsorption and release.

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CE marked, DNAfree medical devices

COPAN’s Human DNAFreeFLOQSwabs® are certified sterile, free of amplifiable Human DNA and free of detectable DNase and RNase, in compliance with the ISO 13485 requirements.

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High DNA yield

FLOQSwabs® average DNA yield is five times higher than Rayon swabs. Thanks to the maximized recovery of DNA, your assay sensitivity increases.

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20 mm breaking point

The short length breaking point and the 2-1,5 ml vials compatible tip facilitate the laboratory workflow.

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Active drying system

The active drying system dries the sample inside the tube, enabling 12 months of DNA stability at room temperature.

Into the Line

This product line groups a variety of product codes, each optimized to address specific needs.
Check here the summary of these features and contact us to discover the product code that best suits your need-mix and available in your Country.

Collection Sites

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  • Buccal
  • Saliva

Fields of Application

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  • Predictive genetic testing
  • SNP genotyping
  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Epigenetic
  • Tumor markers
  • HLA Typing
  • Metagenomics
  • Food Intolerances
  • Ancestry test

Geometry

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  • Regular FLOQSwabs®

Downstream Application

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  • RT-PCR
  • NGS
  • Whole genome sequencing
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Suggested uses table. Please refer to your GLP procedures to choose the most appropriate device.
The use of this product in association with diagnostic kits or instrumentation should be internally validated by the user.

Scientific Mentions

Always faithful to our scientific approach, we are eager to hear the proof of the success of our efforts and commitment.

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BMC Genomics 2017 – Gerhard Schöfl

DKMS embraced the hDNAFLOQSwabs® collection system to find compatible donors for stem cell tranplantation.

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University of Calgary, Alberta Health services – 2019

“DNA extracted from FLOQSwabs® are superior for HLA typing using MIA FORA NGS typing kit.

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Aging (Albany NY) 2016 – Monika Eipel

Epigenetic age predictions based on buccal swabs are more precise in combination with cell type‐specific DNA methylation signatures.

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Scientific Reports 2018 – Christiane Theda

We recommend that buccal swab sampling should be the method of choice to reduce cellular heterogeneity for downstream studies.

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hDNAFreeFLOQSwabs® Buccal Collection

hDNAFreeFLOQSwabs® is a product line dedicated to DNA collection for genetic applications. Free of amplifiable human DNA and detectable DNase and RNase, hDNAFreeFLOQSwabs® are non-invasive, painless, and cost-effective. Discover in this video how easy is to collect buccal samples with hDNAFreeFLOQSwabs®.

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hDNAFreeFLOQSwabs® Buccal Collection – IFU

hDNAFreeFLOQSwabs® is a product line dedicated to DNA collection for genetic applications. Free of amplifiable human DNA and detectable DNase and RNase, hDNAFreeFLOQSwabs® are non-invasive, painless, and cost-effective. Discover in this video how easy is to collect buccal samples with hDNAFreeFLOQSwabs®.

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