Species: 
All Species (exc. primates)
Diagnostic Section: 
Molecular Diagnostics
Shipping Requirements: 
Ship overnight in an insulated container, with ice packs. Ship Monday-Thursday, to arrive no later than Friday.
Test Fee: 
$36.75*
Setup Days: 
Monday-Friday
Turn Around Time: 
2-3 days
Specimen Requirements: 

Fresh feces - 3-5 grams, intestinal contents or intestinal tissue

Collection Protocol: 

Place specimen in a sealed, leak proof container. OB sleeves or gloves are not acceptable.

Additional Information: 

This real-time PCR assay detects Cryptosporidium spp. DNA at the genus level, and will not differentiate between species.

*Fee is $36.75 each for the first 3 tests. If 4 or more tests are submitted from the same herd at the same time all tests are $33.00 each.

This real-time PCR assay may also be requested as part of the Ruminant Scours real time PCR panel or the more inclusive Ruminant Enteric Disease Diagnostic Panel