Amies Transport Medium Swabs

  • Amies medium is an improved transport medium, containing charcoal to prolong the viability of pathogenic organisms.
  • It is a semisolid media recommended for use in qualitative procedures for the transport of clinical swab specimens to the laboratory.
  • It is the modified Stuart’s Transport Medium produced by replacing glycerophosphate with an inorganic phosphate buffer and adding charcoal to the medium.
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