Transwab® Amies  MW170


Transwab® single with plastic shaft with Amies medium and rayon bud type.  

All clinical Transwab® products comply with the CLSI standard M40-A (for the Quality Control of Microbiology Specimen Transport Devices).

Recommended applications

Wound, skin, urogenital and throat.


  • Transwab® medium (Amies) for recovery of aerobes, anaerobes and fastidious organisms.
  • Rayon bud (open weave for optimum release of microorganisms).
  • Low bioburden.


  • Transport at ambient or refrigerated temperatures.
  • Open weave bud for optimum release and improved sensitivity in diagnostic tests.
  • Best for gram stains.

Product option(s):

Code Name Colour Length Quantity Pack size No. in case Shelf life
MW170 Transwab® Amies Blue 15cm 1 125 1000 2 years