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,
each of four small cotton DBS paper pads

Questions and inquiries about Capitainer-B?

Contact Senior Product Manager Hans Peter Starck-Johnson

FACTS Capitainer-B

Accurate sampling

– 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.