Catalog Item Details

  TEST NAME Bovine Parainfluenza (PI3) PCR (MDL-3358)
  SECTION Molecular Diagnostics
  SPECIMENS Nasal or pharyngeal swabs, tracheal washes, BAL and Fresh Lung
  SPECIES Bovine
  PRICING $34.00
  SAMPLE CONTAINER Spill-proof container, Viral transport media
  SHIPPING PRESERVE Cold Pack
  DAYS TESTED M-F
  ESTIMATED TURNAROUND 1-2 days
  TEST COMMENTS

This test detects Bovine Parainfluenza Virus type 3


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 or Negative, Suspect with Ct values

  PROCEDURES Polymerase chain reaction
  DELIVERY METHOD Next day delivery or 2 day transit is recommended
  SECTION GROUP Molecular Diagnostics