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3M™ Attest™ Rapid Readout Biological Indicator 1291 for Steam Sterilization

Catalog Number 12913M ID 70200586413UPC 30707387140930
  • Provides BI results in one hour when incubated in a 3M Attest Auto-reader 390
  • Attest™ Biological Indicator 1291 for 270°F/132°C Gravity Steam Sterilizers
  • Color-coded for quick reference and easy use
  • System can help reduce the costs associated with fighting infections - cost measured in both dollars and time spent
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Specifications
Attribute Name
Value
Biological Indicator System
Rapid
Brand
Attest™
Cap Color
Blue
Clinical Area
Medical Device Reprocessing Department
Color Family
Blue
Incubation Period
1 Hour
Model
1291
Product Color
Blue
Product Type
Biological Indicator
Product Use
Load Monitoring
Sterilization Method
Steam
Product Details
  • Provides BI results in one hour when incubated in a 3M Attest Auto-reader 390
  • Attest™ Biological Indicator 1291 for 270°F/132°C Gravity Steam Sterilizers
  • Color-coded for quick reference and easy use
  • System can help reduce the costs associated with fighting infections - cost measured in both dollars and time spent
  • Color-coded for quick reference and easy use

One hour readout, blue cap 3M™ Attest™ Rapid Readout Biological Indicator for Steam 270°F/132°C gravity displacement sterilization cycles (50 each/box).

3M™ Attest™ Rapid Readout Biological Indicator 1291 for 132°C/270°F gravity displacement cycles
Self-contained BI for gravity displacement cycles consisting of a Geobacillus stearothermophilus spore strip; sealed glass ampule with growth medium and dual indicator system; blue color-coded cap with holes for sterilant penetration and a filter as a barrier; and a process indicator on the label that changes from rose to brown when processed. After sterilization, the vial is "crushed" to join the growth media with the processed spore strip. The BI is incubated for one hour in the 3M™ Attest™ 390 Series Auto-reader for a fluorescent reading.
Note: This product must be used with 3M™ Attest™ Auto-reader 390. Contact 3M Health Care sales rep for details.

Suggested Applications

  • Monitoring 270°F/132°C gravity displacement steam sterilization processes

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