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PrimeStore® MTM

PrimeStore Molecular Transport Media

Principle: Test for multiple viruses from one sample swab

Automation: No

Approvals: FDA Class 2 cleared and CE marked

Suitability: COVID-19, flu A, flu B, HIV, TB and more

Capital equipment required: No


PrimeStore® MTM is a molecular transport media that gives the user a “snapshot” in time for that sample by preserving and stabilizing DNA and RNA.

PrimeStore® MTM (Molecular Transport Medium) was designed and optimized for molecular testing allowing pathogenic samples to be collected, transported, and processed safely and efficiently. Millions of tubes of PrimeStore® MTM have been sold to clients around the world during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.

The molecular transport medium inactivates infectious biological pathogens including viruses, and gram-positive/negative bacteria whilst preserving and stabilizing labile DNA and RNA for downstream molecular applications.

Key Points:
  • Test for multiple viruses from one sample swab
  • Unique design
  • No cold chain required
  • FDA Class 2 cleared and CE marked
  • For use with COVID-19, flu A, flu B, HIV, TB and more
  • Validated on a range of platforms including Roche, Thermo Fisher, Abbott, Siemens, Luminex, PSS, Promega, BioMerieux and Cepheid GeneXpert
  • Multiple peer-reviewed papers


Company contact details:

EKF Diagnostics Holdings plc view full details
United Kingdom

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Tel: +44 (0)29 20 710570

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