Tritrichomonas foetus organism

Gold Standard
media Trich Test

In a PCR compatible format

TF Transit Tube - Prepared Culture Media for Tritrichomonas foetusBiomed InPouch TF Transit Tube culture media for Tritrichomonas foetus diagnostics


TF Transit Tube - Prepared Culture Media for Tritrichomonas foetus

TF Transit Tube is a highly specific and sensitive device allowing for simultaneous growth, transport and observation of Tritrichomonas foetus. Known as the Gold Standard for this STI, Transit Tube’s media increases specificity by inhibiting the growth of yeasts, molds, bacteria and other micro-flora. 

TF Transit Tube is for veterinary specimen transport and is to be used in conjunction with nucleic acid-based testing, i.e. PCR.


Product Principal
  • Combine collection, culture, and transport in one IVD device.  
  • Highly selective prepared media in a device designed for in-vitro specimen transport and incubation.
  • Designed for nuclieuc acid-based testing (PCR)
Simple Convenience
  • Designed for specimen collection/ inoculation at point-of-care
  • Saves time, material cost and waste, reducing exposure to collected sample
Accurate Detection

Test Strain

Result #

T. foetus Growth
E. coli Inhibited
P. hominis Inhibited after 24 hours
Giardia Inhibited after 24 hours
C. albicans Inhibited
E. faecalis Inhibited
S. aureus Inhibited
Time to Result
  • 15-30 minutes to presumptive positive
  • Extended 12-month shelf life (2-18°C) from date of manufacture
  • Inoculated tubes can be kept at room temperature for up to 48 hours (18-25°C), before incubation at 37°C is required
  • Vaginal swab
  • Distal penile swab

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Instructions for Use

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⚠ WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including including Iron Dextran and Chloramphenicol, which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm.  For more information go to

Product Qty Item #
TF Transit Tube 10 pack 12-012-001
TF Transit Tube 50 pack 12-071-002

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