Patent Number: 6,165,416

Title: Sample collection device

Abstract: A sample collection device (10), particularly for use in collection of faecal samples for occult blood detection, comprises a collection member having at least one absorbent matrix (12) thereon, and a protective cover member (14) for the collection member, the protective cover member being adapted to receive and shield at least the or each absorbent matrix of the collection member when the collection member is assembled therewith.

Inventors: Chandler; Howard Milne (Yarmouth, ME)


International Classification: B01L 3/00 (20060101); G01N 33/52 (20060101); G01N 33/72 (20060101); G01N 37/00 (20060101); G01N 033/48 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017