Virology

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Please Note: Due to the unavailability of the CAE AGID test kit from the manufacturer, we have switched to the CAE ELISA test method.  When making the test request on older versions of our submission form, please check the ‘Serology, other’ box and write in “CAE ELISA”
Fee Schedule – Each accession received will be charged a $5.00 accessioning fee, in addition to the requested testing. Please Note Accession fee is not assessed on Regulatory only submissions; however, mixed submissions would still receive an Accession Fee. Please contact the laboratory if you have any questions. Fees are subject to change without notice.

Virology
Test Name Test Specimen Required Test Days Turn Around Time (Business Days) Fee Comments
Adenovirus PCR Tissue, Swab, Blood M-F 5 $95.00 This is a nested PCR and requires testing with an additional gene target.
Avian Influenza AGID Serum 1ml M-Th 2-3 $2.35 Contract
$2.60 Non-contract
Avian Influenza AGID Eggs M-W 2-3 $4.25 Contract
$5.00 Non-contract
Avian Influenza PCR Tracheal swab in BHI broth M-F 2-3 $45.00
Blue Tongue AGID Serum 2 ml M-F Available as referral
Bovine Leukosis Virus AGID Serum 2 ml M-F 2-4 $6.50
Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus IHC Paraffin block or slide M-F 5 $30.00 See the Immunohistochemistry page for additional information
Calicivirus IHC Paraffin block or slide M-F 5 $30.00 See the Immunohistochemistry page for additional information
Canine Distemper Virus IHC Paraffin block or slide M-F 5 $30.00 See the Immunohistochemistry page for additional information
Caprine Arthritis Encephalitis AGID Due to the unavailability of the CAE AGID test kit from the manufacturer, we have switched to the CAE ELISA test method. When making the test request on older versions of our submission form, please check the ‘Serology, other’ box and write in “CAE ELISA”
Caprine Arthritis Encephalitis ELISA Serum 2ml M-Th 2-4 $12.50
Coronavirus IHC Paraffin block or slide M-F 5 $30.00 See the Immunohistochemistry page for additional information
Equine Herpes Virus PRNT Serum 2ml M-F 5-7 Available as referral
Equine Herpes Virus PCR Nasal Swabs, Blood M-F 5 Available as referral
Equine Infectious Anemia AGID Serum 2ml M-F 2-3 $7.00 GVL and CSPS electronic reporting are available at no extra cost.
Equine Infectious Anemia ELISA Serum 2ml M-F 4 hours $30.00 GVL and CSPS electronic reporting are available at no extra cost.
Samples must be received by 12pm for same-day turnaround.
Feline Herpes Virus IHC Paraffin block or slide M-F 5 $30.00 See the Immunohistochemistry page for additional information
Feline Infectious Peritonitis IHC Paraffin block or slide M-F 5 $30.00 See the Immunohistochemistry page for additional information
Herpes Virus PCR Tissue, Swab, Blood M-F 5 $95.00 This is a nested PCR and requires testing with an additional gene target.
Iridoviral DNA PCR Tissue, Swab, Blood M-F 5 $60.00 $25.00 additional if sequencing is required.
Newcastle Disease HI Serum 1ml M-F 5-7 Available as referral Avian species
Newcastle Disease (Exotic) PCR Tracheal swab in BHI broth M-F 2-3 $45.00
Ovine Progressive Pneumonia AGID Serum 2ml M-F 2-4 $7.50
Parvovirus, Canine IHC Paraffin block or slide M-F 5 $30.00 See the Immunohistochemistry page for additional information
Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV) IHC Paraffin block or formalin-fixed tissue M-F 5 $30.00 See the Immunohistochemistry page for additional information
Pseudorabies ELISA Serum 2ml M-F 2-3 $30.00
Rabies IHC Paraffin block or slide M-F 5 $30.00 See the Immunohistochemistry page for additional information
Swine Influenza PCR Nasal Swab in BHI broth M-F 2-3 $43.00 Porcine, other species as requested
Virus Isolation Embyronated Egg or tissue culture Tissues or secretions Call Laboratory 14 $100.00 Lab time is dependant on the number of passages(1 – 10); 1 passage per week
West Nile Virus IgM Capture ELISA Serum 2ml M-W 5-7 $30.00 Equine
West Nile Virus IHC Paraffin block or slide M-F 5 $30.00 See the Immunohistochemistry page for additional information
Electron Microscopy EM Tissues or secretions by arrangement Call Laboratory