Copan Self UriSponge™ is a safe and easy-to-use device to collect urine samples. Collection can be performed at home in complete privacy, using a non-invasive procedure, especially for people that have impaired motility or difficulties to reach clinics because of distance.
Self UriSponge™ maintains the DNA integrity for up to 1 week at RT with zero-risk of overgrowth. While its performance is comparable with the testing of neat first-catch urine specimens for detection of C. trachomatis and N. gonorrhoeae, Self UriSponge™ considerably reduces the cost per infection detected compared to clinic testing.
Self UriSponge™ features unlock the full advantages of self-collection.
The sponge absorbs instantly the correct amount of first-void urine sample.
Easy-to-use: the proper urine self-collection device without risk and discomfort.
Compact and leak-proof device for a safe and cost-effective shipment. Suitable for sample transport from remote areas.
Self UriSponge™ grants optimized high-performance and ready-to-use processing of up to 3 ml of urine, to t the procedures of the main molecular platforms.
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