TruCulture - Myriad RBM


TruCulture® Blood Collection and Whole Blood Culture System (RUO)*

“Things should be made as simple as possible, but not any simpler.”
– Albert Einstein

The TruCulture System is designed to capture immune cell activity without introducing sample collection and manipulation variables. The system employs a single, self-contained tube for whole blood collection and culture.

What it is/does

  • Integrated blood collection device and whole blood culture system
  • Closed system
  • Simple to use by any trained phlebotomist
  • Reliable, reproducible
  • Utilizes general purpose laboratory equipment, i.e., heat block
  • Available with and without a variety of stimulants, customizable

What it is not/does not do

  • Partition monocytes from other whole blood components including granulocytes, platelets and red blood cells
  • Artificial, open system requiring transfer of specimen to another tube.
  • Require multiple steps; laborious
  • Variable
  • Require centrifuge or specialized laboratory or personnel

Myriad RBM also provides Whole Blood Culture Services that can be used to test a wide variety of immune stimulants. Visit our Whole Blood Culture Services page to learn more.

If you are interested in adding a custom compound or placing an order for TruCulture, please contact your sales representative, or e-mail or fill out the following form.

TruCulture® is covered by the following patents:
US6410334B1, AU199954193A, EP1102988A2, AT308045T, DE59912716D1

*Research Use Only. Not Intended for Use in Diagnostic Procedures.