WNV, WEE, SLE PCR

Test Name: Diagnostic Section: Fee:
West Nile Virus/WNV, Western Equine
Encephalitis Virus/WEE, and St. Louis
Encephalitis Virus/SLE PCR
Molecular Diagnostics Call Lab
Species: Set up days: Turn Around Time:
Insect/mosquitoes only M, Tu, W, Th, F 1-4 days
Specimen Requirements:    
Mosquitoes in 2 ml snap cap tube - frozen (no additive preferred)
Collection Protocol:    
Freeze mosquitoes in tubes
Shipping Requirements:    
Keep frozen, dry ice may be required.  Overnight shipping required.
Additional Information:    
Surveillance only - Call Lab