Atypical Porcine Pestivirus (APPV) Real-Time PCR

Service type
Molecular Diagnostics/PCR
Days tested
Wednesdays (samples should arrive at least 2 days before). In most cases, samples need to be in the lab by noon the day before the scheduled test for processing and preparation.
Turnaround time
5 business days
Specimen Requirements

Tissues, brain, spinal cord, oral fluids

Shipping container
WHIRL-PAK or plastic bag, 50 mL conical tube or 5 mL snap cap tube
Frozen gel packs, if not frozen previously. If already frozen, send on dry ice.
Location Term
St. Paul (VDL)

Samples should be received at the lab at least 2 days before the test date to allow for processing/preparation for testing. Following the guidelines listed under the Submitted Specimen Requirements will provide an adequate sample volume to conduct this test. If multiple tests are to be requested on a specimen, there may not be adequate sample volume to perform each test. Please submit an adequate sample volume to meet the requirements of each test.

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