Spore Ampoules are Self-Contained Biological Indicators for monitoring steam processes.
Consisting of a hermetically sealed glass ampoule which contains modified Trypticase® Soy Broth (TSB) with a pH indicator and Geobacillus stearothermophilus spores with a population level of 104, 105 or 106.
Reduced incubation time of 48 hours.
Visually distinct positive results indicated by the media transitioning from Purple to Yellow
Saves time by eliminating aseptic culturing required with traditional spore strips
Negative controls are available separately
Trypticase® is a registered trademark owned by Becton, Dickinson and Company.
||Geobacillus stearothermophilus Cell Line 7953
|Indications for Use
The Spore Ampules may be utilized to monitor Steam sterilization efficacy. The Spore Ampules are ideal for monitoring liquid steam sterilization cycles but may also be utilized in monitoring dry loads
This product is labeled For Industrial Use Only.
||Approximately 58 mm x 10.8 mm
SA1-15-0x: 15 per box
SA1-50-0x: 50 per box
SA1-NC-10: 10 per box
ISO 11138-1 Sterilization of health care products – Biological indicators – Part 1: General requirements
For Crosstex Codes SA1-15-05, SA1-50-05, SA1-15-06 and SA1-50-06:
ISO 11138-3 Sterilization of health care products – Biological indicators – Part 3: Biological indicators for moist heat sterilization processes
||24 months from the date of manufacture
||Refrigerate at 2°C to 8°C