Thayer-Martin medium


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Thay·er-Mar·tin a·gar

(thā'ĕr mar'tin),
a Mueller-Hinton agar with 5% heat-hemolyzed sheep blood and antibiotics, used for transport and primary isolation of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and N. meningitidis.

Thayer-Martin medium

(thā′ĕr-măr′tĭn)
A special medium used for growing the causative organism of gonorrhea, Neisseria gonorrhoeae.

Martin,

J.E.,
Thayer-Martin agar - see under Thayer
Thayer-Martin medium - Synonym(s): Thayer-Martin agar

Thayer,

James D.,
Thayer-Martin agar - used for transport and primary isolation of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Neisseria meningitides. Synonym(s): Thayer-Martin medium
Thayer-Martin medium - Synonym(s): Thayer-Martin agar