Bovine Leukemia Virus (PCR)

Preferred Sample

EDTA whole blood (1 ml minimum)*, lymph node, tumor

*For best results, blood samples MUST be received by the laboratory within 72 hours (ideally within 48hrs) of collection. Blood samples older than 72 hours are suboptimal for testing and will be tested at Lab’s discretion.

Fee

$35

Acceptable Samples

Colostrum or milk

Schedule

Days Tested

FRI

Turnaround Time

1-3 business days from test day

Description

This targets the DNA of a portion of the pol gene from Bovine leukemia virus.

 

Species

Bovine

Shipping Requirements

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