Submit whole fish. May request pooling of up to 3 fish if desired. Pooling is performed at laboratory.
Place specimen in a sealed leak proof container. Keep non-fixed tissues refrigerated or frozen prior to shipping.
Ship overnight with ice packs.
*Fee is $60.00 each if <5 fish (or pools) are submitted. Fee is $42.00 each if >4 fish (or pools) are submitted at the same time - same owner - per accession. *An additional charge of $7.50 each is added for fixed or FFPE tissue. The Mycobacterium PCR Panel inclued testing for M. chelonae, M. haemophilum and M. marinum.