BHV-1 PCR / IBR PCR

Test Name: Diagnostic Section: Fee:
BHV-1 PCR / IBR PCR  Molecular Diagnostics  $32.50 *
Species: Set up days: Turn Around Time:
Bovine, Camelid M, Tu, W, Th, F  2 days minimum
Specimen Requirements:    
Abortion: liver (preferred), kidney, adrenal
Respiratory: lung and associated lymph nodes; nasal, pharyngeal or tracheal swabs; conjunctival swabs for ocular discharge or "pink eye"
Collection Protocol:    
Collect appropriate fresh tissues and/or swabs for disease process as indicated above; submit each tissue/swab individually bagged and labeled with permanent marker; refrigerate swabs, freeze tissues
Shipping Requirements:    
Refrigerated leak proof containers.  Overnight shipping recommended 
Additional Information:    
Bovine Herpes Virus Type 1 (BHV-1) also known as Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis (IBR).  *Fee is $32.50 each for the first 2 tests, each additional test at the same time is $22.50 per test.