PreAnalytiX recommends the use of BD Vacutainer safety-engineered sample collection products for use with the PAXgene Blood DNA Tube. These products are designed to provide high quality samples and to protect healthcare workers from accidental needlestick injuries.
Backed by customer support and training, BD Vacutainer products increase everyday lab productivity by minimizing recollects, retests, and instrument downtime.
The BD Vacutainer Eclipse Needle offers a simple, effective way to collect blood and help reduce the possibility of accidental needlesticks, featuring a one-handed activation technique. These needles are also offered with pre-attached holders, minimizing the risk of accidental needlestick injuries from the holder end of the device.
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.