The Lightning Buccal Swab Collection Kit is in the form of a medium-size envelope which can be mailed or hand-delivered to the laboratory. This type of collection can be done by law enforcement personnel and does not require medical personnel to do the collection.
- Simply follow the simple directions in the kit as to the collection of the sample by rubbing the cotton swabs in the suspect's mouth or the inside of the cheek
- Gloves provided in the kit, along with documentation forms and security labels
- Once the collection is complete, place swab in a smaller inner envelope, seal it with one of the enclosed evidence seals and ship the sample to your laboratory