A blood collection device for microsampling
with predefined blood volume
The novel Capitainer-B product is a four channel blood sampling
card that collects 13.5 microliter whole blood as dry blood spots,
in each of four small cotton DBS paper pads
Questions and inquiries about Capitainer-B?
Contact Senior Product Manager Hans Peter Starck-Johnson
– Defined volume
– Hematocrit independent
90% cost reduction compared to venous sampling
– Capillary self-sampling
– Simplified laboratory routines
Easy to use
– No venous sampling
– Simpler blood application compared to traditional DBS
Reduced environmental impact
– Less transportation
– Less material consumption
Dry sample storage
– No biohazard transport
– No cold chain required
Capitainer B is CE-marked and is being made available for the European market! The Capitainer B is registered as an IVD product according to the 98/97EC In vitro Diagnostic Medical Device Directive.
How Capitainer-B works
Capitainer is a blood collection device for microsampling with predefined blood volume.
How to use it
Collect a sample at home and return in the packaging provided.