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Each accession received will be charged a $5.00 accessioning fee, in addition to the requested testing.
Fees are subject to change without notice, please call the lab if you have any questions.
Contract pricing available. For information please refer to the contract billing page.

All test turnaround times are listed in business days and do not include Saturdays, Sundays or holidays.

West Nile Virus (WNV) PCR - WNVPCR

Sample Details: AVIAN: 1) Brain, heart, kidney, bone marrow; 2) EDTA Whole Blood; 3) Oropharyngeal or Cloacal swab; MAMMAL:4) CSF; 5) Brain or spinal cord. WHOLE BLOOD IS NOT AN ACCEPTABLE SPECIMEN FOR MAMMALS
Cost/Fee: $36.75
Comment: Swabs in bacterial transport medium are not appropriate for virus isolation or PCR testing.
Whole blood is an acceptable sample only for Avian testing, not for Mammals
For more information, refer to WNV Testing Strategy

This service is performed pursuant to an agreement with Roche Molecular Systems.

Lab Section: Virology

Description: PCR

Min Sample Volume:

Collection Container: 1,5) Sealable plastic bags or containers; 3) Swabs in Virus transport medium; 2,4) Leakproof container

Coolant: Freezer Packs

Test Target: Nucleic Acid

Test Days: M-F

Test Turnaround (business days): 3-5 days


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