Classic Swine Fever Virus (PCR)

Preferred Sample

Tonsil, spleen, lymph node (mesenteric, submandibular, retrophayngeal), whole blood

Fee

$50

Acceptable Samples

Tonsil scraping, swab

Schedule

Days Tested

As needed

Turnaround Time

1-3 business days from test day

Description

This is a NAHLN assay; approval to conduct surveillance testing is based upon satisfactory completion of the yearly proficiency test.

Species

Porcine

Shipping Requirements

Samples must be received by 11:00 am of the test day to ensure the reported turn around time.