MERIT MEDICAL SYSTEMS DESIGNS AND PRODUCES SAMPLE COLLECTION AND TRANSPORT KIT

South Jordan, Utah, UNITED STATES


SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, April 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MMSI), a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable devices used primarily in cardiology, radiology and endoscopy, announced today that it has commenced production of a sample collection and transport kit, comprised of a nasopharyngeal swab and transport vial, used to collect specimens with suspected presence of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). The kit will be produced at Merit’s facility in South Jordan, Utah, with other Utah companies providing various services.