VTM

virus transport medium (English)

  • prevents specimen drying, helps maintain viral viability between collection and inoculation, and retards the growth of microbial contaminants. Typically consists of a protein such as bovine serum albumin or gelatine and a combination of antimicrobial agents in a buffered salt solution
  • GLY, UTM
  • Virology, Diagnostics
  • https://covid19…Y-Medium-EN.pdf