Blood RNA Accessories
The PAXgene Blood RNA Tube must be used with a blood collection set. PreAnalytiX recommends the use of BD Vacutainer safety-engineered sample collection products, which are designed to provide high quality samples and to protect healthcare workers from accidental needlestick injuries. Backed by unrivaled customer support and training, BD Vacutainer products increase everyday lab productivity by minimizing recollects, retests, and instrument downtime.
BD Vacutainer holders provide a quality, low-cost- single-use product that ensures compliance with healthcare worker safety laws. The BD Vacutainer One-Use Holder is compatible with the PAXgene Blood RNA Tube, BD Vacutainer Safety-Lok Blood Collection Sets, and BD Vacutainer Push Button Blood Collection Sets.
In the event that only a PAXgene Blood RNA Tube is to be collected, this tube can be used as a discard to fill the blood collection set tubing. This ensures that the correct blood to additive ratio is maintained in the PAXgene Blood RNA Tube.
The BD Vacutainer Push Button Blood Collection Set includes a push-button safety mechanism that offers split-second protection against needlestick injury. Clinically demonstrated to reduce injuries, the collection set is available with a pre-attached holder for situations that require single-use holders.
The safety-engineered BD Vacutainer Safety-Lok Blood Collection Set is simple and easy to use. The safety mechanism is activiated immediately after blood draw and protects against needlestick injury. The collection set ican be purchased with a pre-attached holder for convenience and situations that require single-use holders.
BD offers a wide variety of sharps containers for disposal of blood collection tubes and sharps.