Learn All You Need To Know About Specimen Collection and Transport Media in 5 Minutes
An organism requires nutrition and a special environment to grow. Use Enrichment media when a low amount of potential pathogens are present in a specimen.
- A person performing the test should wash hands before and after specimen collection.
- Use Appropriate personal protective equipment such as disposable gloves throughout the process.
- Collect Specimens in sterile medium with tight-fitting lids to prevent spillage and contamination
- Use Transport medium to preserve microorganisms during transportation.