Diagnostic Section: 
Molecular Diagnostics
Test Fee: 
Setup Days: 
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Turn Around Time: 
2-4 days
Shipping Requirements: 
Label all samples. Ship overnight with cold packs in an insulated container. Ship Monday-Thursday only. Submit specimens in sealed leak-proof containers.
Specimen Requirements: 

Oral swab, oral epithelium, swab from vesicle, vesicle fluid sample, epithelial tissue sample from vesicle

Collection Protocol: 

Test is performed for FAD investigations, upon request from the state veterinarian.

Additional Information: 

Detection of foot and mouth disease virus (FMDV) and Senecavirus-A by real time PCR Test performed with approval of State Veterinarian as an FAD investigation only. Panel Includes: Foot and Mouth Disease Virus PCR (FMDV, NAHLN)Senecavirus-A PCR (SVA, SVV, NAHLN)