Approved Collection Methods

Passive Drool Methods

Swab Methods

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Methods for saliva collection have significantly advanced over the last decade leading to standardized, reliable methods, devices and techniques that produce consistent saliva samples resulting in more accurate results. Salimetrics and SalivaBio work with researchers to design collection systems and devices that become the standardized methods, making saliva easier to collect from participants.  

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Select your desired sorting method from the options below to organize SalivaBio methods by participant groups or intended collection method.

SalivaBio Passive Drool Method

Intended Use: Adults, Children 6+
Quantity: 50pk
Volume Capacity: 2mL
System Features:

use with any analyte of interest, increase participant compliance, one time use, ready-to-go instructions, vented to reduce sample foam, constructed of polypropylene, hygenically packaged, comfortable collection, suitable for long-term storage and sample archiving (to -80° C), non-toxic


Ease of Use: Moderate

Approved for Biomarkers: All
Protocol: Download PDF

SalivaBio Oral Swab (SOS) Saliva Collection Method

Intended Use: Adults, Children 6+
Quantity: 50pk
Volume Capacity: 2mL
System Features:
  • Hygenic, individually wrapped​
  • Simple saliva sample collection
  • Validated with saliva/oral fluid specimens & DNA
  • Suitable for long-term storage (to -80° C),
  • Safe, non-toxic material
  • Lot-to-Lot QC for consistent, accurate results

Ease of Use: Simple

Approved for Biomarkers: Alpha-Amylase | C-Reactive Protein | Chromogranin A | Cortisol | Cotinine | Interleukin-1 Beta | Interleukin-6 | Melatonin | Secretory Immunoglobulin A | Testosterone | DNA Analysis | Uric Acid
Protocol: Download PDF

SalivaBio Children’s Swab (SCS) Method

Intended Use: Animals |Children 6 months - 6 years
Quantity: 50pk
Volume Capacity: 2mL
System Features:

Hygenic, individually wrapped​ swabs, comfortable collection, clear instructions, verified statements of use, age- and species appropriate options, suitable for long-term storage (to -80° C), non-toxic, lot-specific QC report available


Ease of Use: Simple

Approved for Biomarkers: Alpha-Amylase | C-Reactive Protein | Chromogranin A | Cortisol | Cotinine | Interleukin-1 Beta | Interleukin-6 | Melatonin | Secretory Immunoglobulin A | Testosterone | DNA Analysis | Uric Acid
Protocol: Download PDF

SalivaBio Infant’s Swab (SIS) Method

Intended Use: Children <6 months
Quantity: 50pk
Volume Capacity: 1mL
System Features:

Hygenic, individually wrapped​ swabs, comfortable collection, clear instructions, verified statements of use, age- and species appropriate options, suitable for long-term storage (to -80° C), non-toxic, lot-specific QC report available 


Ease of Use: Simple

Approved for Biomarkers: Cortisol | Alpha-Amylase | Chromogranin A | C-Reactive Protein | Cotinine | Interleukin-1 Beta | Interleukin-6 | Melatonin | Secretory Immunoglobulin A | Testosterone | DNA Analysis | Uric Acid
Protocol: Download PDF


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