Bacteriology

Amies Transport Medium

Amies transport medium is a widely used and effective semisolid medium for the transportation of swab specimens to the microbiology laboratory. Placing swabs in a moist container or transport medium prevents drying and death of […]

Lab Diagnosis of Parasitic Disease

Sabin-Feldman dye test

The serodiagnosis of Toxoplasma gondii infection is widely used for screening pregnant women in order to prevent congenital toxoplasmosis. The Sabin-Feldman dye test was the first test system able to detect and quantitate specific antibodies […]