Catalog Item Details

  TEST NAME Equine Respiratory Panel PCR (MDL-3110)
  SECTION Molecular R & D
  SPECIMENS Nasal swab (Best for viruses)
Nasopharyngeal wash (Best for Strep equi)
Fresh tissue (1 gm lung)
Whole blood (purple top tube) (For EHV1 only)

A gel bacterial swab is not acceptable


  SPECIES Equine
  PRICING $105.00
  SAMPLE CONTAINER Spill proof container, viral transport media or purple top tube
  SHIPPING PRESERVE Cold Pack
  DAYS TESTED M-F
  ESTIMATED TURNAROUND 1-2 days
  TEST COMMENTS
This PCR panel detects:

			Viral pathogens:
				Wild type Equine Herpesvirus type 1 (EHV1w)
				Mutant Equine Herpesvirus type 1 (EHV1m)
				Equine Herpesvirus type 4 (EHV4)
				Equine influenza A virus (EIV) genotype H3N8 (equine-2)
				Equine arteritis virus (EAV) 
				Equine adenovirus type 1 (EAdV-1)
				Equine adenovirus type 2 (EAdV-2)
				Equine rhinitis A virus (ERAV)
				Equine rhinitis B virus (ERBV)


		    	Bacterial pathogen:
				Streptococcus equi subsp. equi
			

		         Swabs must be submitted in one of the following:         
                                 • 0.25 ml sterile saline
                                 • Viral transport media
                                 • Copan-Eswab system

		            A gel bacterial swab is not acceptable

Reported as Positive, Negative, Suspect with Ct values
  PROCEDURES Polymerase chain reaction
  DELIVERY METHOD Next day delivery or 2 day transit is recommended
  SECTION GROUP Molecular Diagnostics