MBT-010 Virus Transport Medium
UTM has long been recognised as one of the best transport devices for viruses, demonstrating survival of many types of virus at ambient°s, including Herpes Simplex Virus, Varicella-Zoster Virus, Influenza Type A(including Novel H1N1, H5N1, and H3N2), influenza Type B, respiratory syncytial virus, mumps virus, adenovirus, rhinovirus, and various enterovirus.
Virus Transport Medium
Flocked Swab paired with 1-2ml UTM Virus Transport Media; medical-grade and customized packaging
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Three commonly used virus transport media：
Semi-solid, white transport medium recommended for applications in the transportation and preservation of clinical specimens primarily fecal and rectal samples that may exist Salmonella, Shigella, Vibrio or Campylobacter2. Amies medium：
a. Amies medium with charcoal：
Amies transport medium refers to a modification of Stuart transport medium, introduced by Stuart et al. in 1954. Charcoal helps to eliminate metabolic substances of bacterial growth, which may be especially useful in the isolation of fastidious organisms. However, it is said that some pathogens like Campylobacter enable to survive in such medium.
b. Amies medium without charcoal：
Ideal for the isolation of Mycoplasma and Ureaplasma
Commonly used for transporting specimens may contain gonococci. Also used for throat, vaginal, wound and skin swabs that may contain fastidious organisms.
Why choose us?
“Mantacc’s UTM virus transport media and its related flocked swab has been proven to be a significant foundation in our laboratory analytical projects. Our laboratory handles great varieties of types of assays and diagnostic testing from clinic to forensic needs. Its stable transport media and reliable sealability creates better performance than some traditional products. The collection and releasing rates are both rather high, which benefits the sample concentration and detection.”
Sterile Transport Swab with Leakproof Viral Transport Media Tube