Catalog Item Details

  TEST NAME Equine Influenza Virus (EIV) A (H3N8) PCR (MDL-3116)
  SECTION Molecular Diagnostics
  SPECIMENS Nasal swab
Fresh tissue (1 gm lung)
  SPECIES Equine
  PRICING $34.00
  SAMPLE CONTAINER Spill-proof container or viral transport media
  SHIPPING PRESERVE Cold Pack
  DAYS TESTED M-F
  ESTIMATED TURNAROUND 1-2 Days
  TEST COMMENTS This virus is also included in the Equine Respiratory PCR Panel (MDL-3110)

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