Mycobacterium PCR panel

Test Name: Diagnostic Section: Fee:
Mycobacterium PCR Panel
Molecular Diagnostics
$65.00 *
Species: Set up days: Turn Around Time:
Fish
M, Tu, W, Th, F
3-7 days  (allow extra
time for fixed tissues)
Specimen Requirements:

Submit whole fish.
Optional: pool up to 3 fish for the price of an individual - non-fixed specimens only.
Collection Protocol:

Place specimen in a sealed leak proof container. Keep non-fixed tissues refrigerated or frozen prior to shipping.
Shipping Requirements:

Ship overnight with ice packs.
Additional Information:

Panel includes testing for M. chelonae, M. haemophilum, and M. marinum

*Fixed and paraffin embedded tissue:
Add $12.00 each for DNA prep.
Include an Acid-Fast stained slide with each tissue block, or add $12.00 for slide prep.