Test Name: Diagnostic Section: Fee:
Swine Influenza Virus/SIV subtyping PCR Molecular Diagnostics  $32.50 *
Species: Set up days: Turn Around Time:
Canine, Feline, Ferret, Porcine 
M, Tu, W, Th, F  1-2 days 
Specimen Requirements:    
Deep nasal swab, lung 
Collection Protocol:    
Collect fresh tissues/specimens as indicated above; submit each specimen individually bagged, labeled with permanent marker. 
Shipping Requirements:    
Refrigerated, leak proof containers. Overnight shipping recommended
Additional Information:    
Specimens are screened for the SIV Matrix protein gene. This Matrix gene is found in all Influenza Type A viruses. Any Matrix gene positives are further tested for the N1 subtype. * Fee is $32.50 each for the first 2 tests; each additional test at the same time is $22.50 per test.  Discount applies to samples submitted at the same time - same owner - per accession.