Catalog Item Details

  TEST NAME Equine Respiratory Panel PCR (MDL-3110)
  SECTION Molecular Diagnostics
  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)
  SPECIES Equine
  PRICING $102.00
  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