Catalog Item Details

  TEST NAME Bovine Viral Diarrhea (BVD) PCR (MDL-3320)
  SECTION Molecular Diagnostics
  SPECIMENS Ear Notches, Serum, Blood, Swabs (nasal or pharyngeal swabs), fetal tissue pool (lymph nodes, spleen, lung, liver, kidney or heart)
  SPECIES Bovine, Alpaca, Llama, Deer
  PRICING $25.50
  SAMPLE CONTAINER EDTA blood tube (purple top), Red top blood tube or preservative-free sterile tube, Spill-proof sterile container
  SHIPPING PRESERVE Cold Pack
  DAYS TESTED M-F
  ESTIMATED TURNAROUND 1-2 days
  TEST COMMENTS

Detects persistently infected (PI) and transiently infected (TI) animals

Results reported as Negative, Positive, Suspect with Ct values


Individual testing: $25.50/sample

Pooled samples:

• 2-5 samples: $25.50 total

• 6-24 samples: $4.00 per sample

• 25-50 samples: $2.50 per sample

• Individuals within positive pools will be tested for $16.00 per sample


For pooling, individual samples must be collected; the laboratory will pool the samples


For ear notches, submission in red top tubes is preferred. Zip lock bags are also acceptable


  PROCEDURES Real-Time PCR
  DELIVERY METHOD Next day delivery or 2 day transit is recommended
  SECTION GROUP Molecular Diagnostics