BÜHLMANN is pleased to announce the CALEX® Cap Collection Set which enables to outsource stool extraction for fecal calprotectin and p-elastase to patient`s home. Especially during COVID-19 pandemic it is important to protect lab personnel from infectious agents (e.g. viruses, bacteria) in stool. The CALEX® Cap with stool extract is sent or brought by patients to lab collection sites for the following biomarker analysis. The buffer in which the stool sample is extracted by the patient contains viricide and bactericide components allowing for safer handling by laboratory personnel. The ready to use CALEX® stool extract, which yields highly comparable results to the gold standard manual extraction preanalytics, can be directly measured on all BÜHLMANN calprotectin or p-elastase tests available and thus saves a great deal of work by technicians and saves costs to the lab by a more rapid and simplified procedure.
Increase your lab safety, optimize your workflow and safe costs now with using the CALEX® Cap Collection Set which brings the stool collection and extraction to the patient`s home.