|TEST NAME||Salmonella Isolate Serotyping (MDL-1027)|
|SECTION||Molecular R & D|
|SPECIMENS||Each run can serotype up to three different isolates.
Culture plates, slants or purified DNA
A loop of culture inoculated into (1.0 ml) of rich media in a (2 ml) screw-cap tube
A minimum of 15 µl of DNA at a concentration of 10 ng/µl or higher, submitted in a well-sealed tube or plate.
|SAMPLE CONTAINER||Fresh agar plates or agar slants, sterile culture or DNA tubes, 96-well DNA plates|
|SHIPPING PRESERVE||Cold packet|
|ESTIMATED TURNAROUND||3-4 days|
|TEST COMMENTS||Salmonella isolates in agar plates or agar slants, Salmonella culture or DNA in sterile screw-cap tubes are accepted; Samples must be clearly labeled on the plates, slants or tubes. DNA can be arranged in standard 96-well PCR plates; a clear plate map need to be submitted along with sample plates; 384-well plates are not accepted. Samples are accepted in minimum of 3 and multiples of 3s.|
|DELIVERY METHOD||Next day delivery or 2 day transit is recommended|