Tests & Fees

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To find the right test, start by choosing a service or species to find available tests. Once you choose a test, you will see information about specimen requirements, fees, turnaround time, shipping, forms, and best practices.

Note: A $10 accession fee will be applied to all submissions. A ten-percent out-of-state surcharge may be applied to submissions where animals and owners are from outside the state of Minnesota. Fees are subject to change without notice.

Acid Fast Bacilli (AFB)

Service: Pathology
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Acid Fast Stain

Service: Bacteriology
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (APP) Idexx Apx IV ELISA

Service: Serology
Species: Porcine
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (APP) Real-Time PCR

Service: Molecular Diagnostics
Species: Porcine
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (APP) Serotype 10 ELISA

Service: Serology
Species: Porcine
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (APP) Serotype 12 ELISA

Service: Serology
Species: Porcine
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (APP) Serotype 5 ELISA

Service: Serology
Species: Porcine
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (APP) Serotypes 1,9,11 ELISA

Service: Serology
Species: Porcine
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (APP) Serotypes 2 ELISA

Service: Serology
Species: Porcine
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (APP) Serotypes 3,6,8 ELISA

Service: Serology
Species: Porcine
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (APP) Serotypes 4,7 ELISA

Service: Serology
Species: Porcine
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae Serotyping

Service: Bacteriology
Species: Porcine
Location: Forwarded to Reference Lab

Aerobic Culture

Service: Bacteriology
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Alcian Blue (mucin)

Service: Pathology
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Anaerobic Culture

Service: Bacteriology
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Anaplasmosis cELISA

Service: Serology
Species: Bovine, Cervid
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Anaplasmosis CF

Service: Serology
Species: Bovine
Location: Forwarded to Reference Lab

Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing/ MIC

Service: Bacteriology
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Aquaculture Virus Inspection

Service: Aquaculture/Fisheries
Species: Fish
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Aquaculture Virus Inspection & Virus isolation (Fish)

Service: Virology
Species: Fish
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Atypical Porcine Pestivirus (APPV) Real-Time PCR

Service: Molecular Diagnostics
Species: Porcine
Location: St. Paul (VDL)

Avian Encephalomyelitis (AE) ELISA

Service: Serology
Species: Avian
Location: Willmar (MPTL)

Avian Influenza A H5/H7 Subtyping USDA (PCR)

Service: Molecular Diagnostics
Species: Avian
Location: Willmar (MPTL)