Avian Influenza Virus (PCR)

Preferred Sample

Sample types vary by species. See link to collection guidance, below.

Fee

$50

Schedule

Days Tested

WED

Turnaround Time

1-2 business days from test day

Description

This is a NAHLN approved PCR assay. Approval to conduct surveillance testing is based upon satisfactory completion of the yearly proficiency test.

Species

Avian | Other

Additional Instructions

To ensure inclusion in the test run, samples should arrive the day prior to test day.

Please refer to Avian Sample Collection for Influenza A and Newcastle Disease work instructions for collection information. Please call the laboratory with any questions.