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3M™ Attest™ Rapid Readout Biological Indicator Technology

3M ID 7000053809UPC 30707387575145
  • Provides results in three hours
  • Self-contained biological indicators significantly reduce possibility of contamination, minimizing false positives and assuring more accurate results
  • Faster result time, making it possible to quarantine every load and eliminate recalls
  • System can help reduce the costs associated with fighting infections
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Specifications
Brand
Attest™
Industries
Life Sciences
Product Type
Biological Indicator
Sterilisation Method
Steam
Product Details
  • Provides results in three hours
  • Self-contained biological indicators significantly reduce possibility of contamination, minimizing false positives and assuring more accurate results
  • Faster result time, making it possible to quarantine every load and eliminate recalls
  • System can help reduce the costs associated with fighting infections
  • Color-coded for quick reference and easy use
  • Test packs present a challenge to the sterilization process and meet AAMI test pack recommendations

Self-contained biological indicator designed for validation and routine monitoring of 3M Attest Model 293 or Model 290 Auto-readers.

The Attest 1292-S is comprised of a paper carrier inoculated with a standardized population of Geobacillus stearothermophilus ATCC® 7953 spores, a non-woven spore strip support, a glass ampoule containing recovery media which includes a pH indicator and a fl uorogenic indicator, a plastic cap with fi lter, and a plastic sleeve (See Figure 1). The biological indicator has a chemical process indicator on the label that will change from rose to brown upon exposure to the steam sterilization process.