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HERPESVIRUS ANTIBODY
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
101 Herpes simplex virus type 1 ( HSV-1) (Herpesvirus hominis type 1) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum HSV-1 is able to infect many nonhuman primates (such as owl monkeys , gibbons, gorillas, tree ...
100 B virus (Cercopithecine herpesvirus 1, CeHV-1; Herpesvirus simiae )-DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum B virus is common to Macca spp. where it can cause oral, ocular or genital lesions similar to ...
L100 B virus (Cercopithecine herpesvirus 1, CeHV-1; Herpesvirus simiae )-ELISA 0.5-1.0 ml serum B virus is common to Macca spp. where it can cause oral, ocular or genital lesions similar to ...
W100 B virus - WB 0.5-1.0 ml serum The B virus western blot is used to confirm ELISA or DIA antibody positive sera.
110 Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum EBV, a B-cell lymphotropic gamma herpesvirus, causes infectious mononucleosis in humans and has ...
102 Herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV-2) (Herpesvirus hominis type 2) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum As with HSV-1, HSV-2 can infect a number of nonhuman primates with varying degrees of clinical ...
114 Herpesvirus papio 2 (HVP-2) (Papiine herpesvirus 2, PaHV-2)-DIA 0.5 - 1.0 ml serum HVP-2 is detected in most adult captive baboons, but no data on the presence of HVP-2 in wild ...
105 Herpesvirus saimiri (Saimiriine herpesvirus 2, SaHV-2; Herpesvirus saimiri 2, HVS-2) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum H. saimiri is a T-lymphotropic rhadinovirus found in squirrel monkey T-cells. Although it is not ...
104 Herpesvirus tamarinus (Saimiriine herpesvirus 1, SaHV-1; Herpesvirus saimiri 1, HVS-1) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum H. tamarinus is indigenous to the squirrel monkey where it causes oral lesions and latent ...
140 Human Varicella-Zoster Virus (VZV) (Chickenpox virus) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Human Varicella herpesvirus has been shown to infect great apes, producing typical ...
103 Simian agent 8 (SA8) (African green monkey herpesvirus) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum SA8 is found in African green monkeys. It is capable of causing oral and genital lesions, as well ...
111 Simian Varicella Virus (SVV) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Strains of simian varicella (SVV) herpesvirus have been involved in outbreaks of a varicella-like ...
L111 Simian Varicella Virus (SVV) - ELISA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Strains of simian varicella herpesvirus have been involved in outbreaks of a varicella-like disease ...
CYTOMEGALOVIRUS ANTIBODY(Old World Monkeys and Apes)
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
107 African green monkey cytomegalovirus, SA6 (AgmCMV)-DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum This cytomegalovirus is a common contaminant of African green monkey kidney cell cultures, the ...
W107 African green monkey cytomegalovirus, SA6 (AgmCMV)-WB 0.5-1.0 ml serum The SA6 western blot is used to confirm DIA antibody positive sera.
108 Chimpanzee cytomegalovirus (ChCMV or CCMV) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum This cytomegalovirus has been isolated from the throat and urine of normal adult chimpanzees. Most ...
106 Rhesus monkey cytomegalovirus (RhCMV) (Macaca spp. Cytomegalovirus) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum This cytomegalovirus was isolated from the urine of a rhesus monkey. It is used to test for CMV ...
CYTOMEGALOVIRUS ANTIBODY (New World Monkeys)
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
109 Squirrel monkey cytomegalovirus (SquiCMV) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum The squirrel monkey CMV was isolated from the salivary gland. Most adult squirrel monkeys and ...
SIMIAN RETROVIRUSES (SRV) ANTIBODY
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
1110 Simian retrovirus type D (SRV) Group Specific Antibody-DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum These type D retroviruses are noted for causing immunosuppression in infected macaques, leading to ...
L1110 Simian Retrovirus type D (SRV) Group Specific Antibody-ELISA 0.5-1.0 ml serum These type D retroviruses are noted for causing immunosuppression in infected macaques, leading to ...
W1110 SRV type D Western Blot 0.5-1.0 ml serum The SRV Western Blot is used to confirm ELISA or DIA antibody positive sera.
SIMIAN IMMUNODEFIENCY VIRUSES (SIV) ANTIBODY
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
L121 Simian Immunodeficiency Virus (SIV) - ELISA 0.5-1.0 ml serum SIV strains are found in a number of African primate species where they do not appear to cause any ...
121 Simian Immunodeficiency Virus (SIV)-DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum SIV strains are found in a number of African primate species where they do not appear to cause any ...
W121 SIV - WB 0.5-1.0 ml serum The SIV Western Blot is used to confirm ELISA or DIA antibody positive sera.
SIMIAN T-CELL LEUKEMIA VIRUS (STLV-1,2) ANTIBODY
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
W118 Simian T- lymphotropic virus type 1 (STLV-1) (Simian T-cell Leukemia Virus - WB 0.5-1.0 ml serum The STLV-1 Western Blot is used to confirm DIA antibody positive sera.
118 Simian T- lymphotropic virus type 1 (STLV-1) (Simian T-cell Leukemia Virus type 1)-DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum STLV-1 has been associated with lymphocytic neoplasia in gorillas, African green monkeys, baboons ...
L118 Simian T- lymphotropic virus type 1 (STLV-1) (Simian T-cell Leukemia Virus) - ELISA 0.5-1.0 ml serum STLV-1 has been associated with lymphocytic neoplasia in gorillas, African green monkeys, baboons ...
W2118 Simian T- lymphotropic virus type 2 (STLV-2) (Simian T-cell Leukemia Virus -WB 1.0 ml serum The STLV-2 Western Blot is used to confirm ELISA antibody positive sera.
L2118 Simian T- lymphotropic virus type 2 (STLV-2) (Simian T-cell Leukemia Virus type 1)-ELISA 0.5-1.0 ml serum STLV-2 is closely related to HTLV-2. STLV-2 has ever been isolated from a South American spider ...
HEPATITIS A, B, C ANTIBODIES AND ANTIGENS
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
201 Hepatitis A (IgM) Antibody - CMIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum HAV IgM antibody appears during the early acute infectious stage of HAV infection and persists ...
200 Hepatitis A Total Antibody - EIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum This test detects any HAV antibody (IgG, IgM, IgA) and only indicates a previous infection. ...
2202 Hepatitis B Core IgG and IgM Antibody (Anti-HBc) - CMIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Hepatitis B core antibody is found in acute or convalescent sera following recovery and during ...
7024 Hepatitis B Core IgM Antibody (IgM Anti-HBc) - CMIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Hepatitis B core antibody is found in acute or convalescent sera following recovery and during ...
1202 Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg) - CMIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum In an acute infection, hepatitis B surface antigen is present in serum for several months before ...
202 Hepatitis B Surface Antigen Antibody (anti-HBs) - CMIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Hepatitis B surface antigen antibody arises in the recovery phase of a hepatitis B infection, ...
3202 Hepatitis C IgG Antibody - CMIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Although there are reports of HCV antibody positive nonhuman primates, the number of species ...
MISCELLANEOUS VIRUS ANTIBODY
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
120 Adenovirus, Group Specific Antibody - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum All of the simian adenoviruses share a common antigen with one another and human adenoviruses. ...
131 Encephalomyocarditis Virus (EMCV) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum EMCV has infected a number of primate species, including chimpanzees, baboons and squirrel monkeys ...
1135 Filovirus-EBOLA (Reston Strain) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum The Reston strain of simian filovirus is antigenically related to human EBOLA virus. It causes a ...
W136 Foamy Virus, Group Specific-WB 0.5-1.0 ml serum The Foamy Virus Western Blot is used to confirm DIA antibody positive sera.
136 Foamyvirus, Group Specific - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum There are more than 10 different serotypes of foamyviruses found in nonhuman primates, each ...
123 Influenza A (Flu A) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Natural infection of nonhuman primates by influenza virus has been reported as have experimental ...
124 Influenza B (Flu B) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Natural infection of nonhuman primates by influenza virus has been reported as have experimental ...
132 Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis Virus (LCMV) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum LCMV, a rodent virus, is associated with a rapidly progressive hepatitis and has been implicated in ...
112 Measles (Rubeola) - DIA 0.5 - 1.0 ml serum Measles virus is capable of infecting a number of New World and Old World monkeys and apes. ...
L112 Measles (Rubeola) - ELISA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Measles virus is capable of infecting a number of New World and Old World monkeys and apes. Measles ...
133 Monkeypox (Copenhagen Strain) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum A number of monkeypox outbreaks occurred in macaques in the 1960's, but no reports have appeared ...
125 Parainfluenza type 1 (Paraflu 1) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Parainfluenza virus infections are quite common in nonhuman primates as evidenced by the prevalence ...
126 Parainfluenza type 2 (Paraflu 2) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Parainfluenza virus infections are quite common in nonhuman primates as evidenced by the prevalence ...
127 Parainfluenza type 3 (Paraflu 3) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Parainfluenza virus infections are quite common in nonhuman primates as evidenced by the prevalence ...
249 Poliovirus-DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum This assay detects poliovirus type 1, 2, 3 antibodies.
137 Rabies Virus -DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Rabies rarely occurs in captive nonhuman primates. This test is generally used to determine the ...
128 Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Although it is not usually the case, RSV can cause life-threatening infections in chimpanzees and ...
139 Rotavirus (SA11) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Rotaviruses are associated with gastrointestinal disease. SA11 antibody is common in simians. ...
134 Simian Hemorrhagic Fever (SHF) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum SHF causes a fatal hemorrhagic disease in macaques. The baboon and patas monkey are believed to be ...
130 SV40 (Simian Papovavirus-macaques) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum SV40 (vacuolating virus, papovavirus) is common to rhesus macaques where it has been associated ...
129 SV5 (Simian Parainfluenza Virus) - DIA 0.5-1.0 ml serum SV5 is antigenically related to parainfluenza type 2. It has commonly been associated with rhesus ...
SPECIAL SEROLOGICAL STUDIES
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
115 Burkholderia pseudomallei 0.5 – 1.0 ml serum Burkholderia pseudomallei (Bp) causes melioidosis, a severe life-threatening bacterial infectious ...
151 Leptospirosis - IHA 0.5 - 1.0 ml serum Leptospirosis is caused by infection with the genus Leptospira. Naturally acquired leptospirosis ...
6028 Toxoplasma IgG-ELISA 0.5 – 1.0 ml serum This Toxoplasma IgG ELISA is to detect Toxoplasma gondii IgG-specific antibody for clinical ...
6029 Toxoplasma IgM-ELISA 0.5 – 1.0 ml serum This Toxoplasma IgM ELISA is to detect Toxoplasma gondii IgM-specific antibody for clinical ...
L154 Trypanosoma cruzi (Chagas disease) IgG-ELISA 0.5 – 1.0 ml serum Chagas disease is a parasitic infection caused by T. curzi, which is transmitted by triatomid ...
L155 Tyrpanosoma cruzi (Chagas disease) IgM-ELISA 0.5-1.0 ml serum Chagas disease is a parasitic infection caused by T. curzi, which is transmitted by triatomid ...
SIMIAN VIRUS ISOLATION
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
302 B virus (Herpesvirus simiae) isolation Throat/corneal/leison swabs or organ biopsies B virus is usually isolated from the oral cavity, cornea or vesicular lesions. Swabs of these ...
301 Simian Retrovirus isolation 5.0 ml heparinized blood or lymphoid tissue pieces SRV and SIV are isolated from peripheral blood lymphocytes or lymphoid tissue (spleen, lymph ...
MICROBIOLOGY
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
400 Aerobic Culture Any properly collected clinical specimen from infected area Specimens should be sent in appropriate transport medium on an ice pack. Classical methodology will ...
397 Aerobic Sensitivity Any properly collected clinical specimen from infected area Sensitivity is performed after an aerobic culture on pathogenic organisms. Please let us know if a ...
401 Anaerobic Culture Clinical specimen from deep wound or pus from infected site Any properly collected and transported in anaerobic transport system will be the ideal material for ...
396 Anaerobic Sensitivity Clnical specimen from deep wound or pus from infected site Sensitivity is performed after an anaerobic culture on pathogenic organisms. Please let us know if ...
5002 Campylobacter Culture 1.0 g of fresh stool in Cary-Blair transport medium. Ship with cold pack For the isolation of Campylobacter, the preferred specimen is stool.
2406 Concentrated Fecal Float Fresh Stool – Preserved in PVA or 10% formalin Ship at room temperature.
3406 Concentrated Fecal Float (Helminths Only) Fresh Stool - Preserved in PVA or 10% formalin Ship at room temperature.
2065 E.coli 0157: H7 Culture Liquid or bloody stool. Ship with cold pack. The ideal time to collect stool sample is within 5 days of onset of the disease with bloody stool.
504 Klebsiella Culture 1.0 g of fresh stool in Cary-Blair transport medium. Ship with cold pack. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium on an ice pack.
516 Klebsiella pneumonia Hypermucoviscosity Phenotype (HMV) Culture 1.0 g of fresh stool or rectal sample collected using Cary-Blair transport medium. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium shipped with cold packs.
506 Klebsiella pneumoniae Culture 1.0 g of fresh stool in Cary-Blair transport medium. Ship with cold pack Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium on an ice pack.
515 Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Culture Nasal swab, skin or wound abscess swab collected in Sturart ‘s or Amies transport media. Ship with cold packs.
406 Ova & Parasites Fresh Stool – Preserved in PVA or 10% formalin Ship at room temperature.
500 Salmonella Culture 1.0 g of fresh stool in Cary-Blair transport medium Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium on an ice pack.
501 Shigella Culture 1.0 g of fresh stool in Cary-Blair transport medium. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium on an ice pack.
5004 Vibrio Culture 1.0 g of fresh stool in stool transport system. Vibrio cholerae is responsible for cholera disease. Infections with non-cholerae species are ...
5003 Yersinia Culture 1.0 g of fresh stool in Cary-Blair transport medium. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium on an ice pack
MICROBIOLOGY PANELS
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
402 Stool Culture #1 (Salmonella, Shigella, Campylobacter, Vibrio, and Yersinia) 1.0 g of fresh stool or rectal sample collected using Cary-Blair transport medium. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium shipped with ice packs.
517 Stool Culture #10 (Salmonella, Shigella, Campylobacter, and HMV Klebsiella pneumonia) 1.0 g of fresh stool or rectal sample collected using Cary-Blair transport medium. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium shipped with cold packs.
409 Stool Culture #2 (Salmonella, Shigella, Campylobacter and Klebsiella) 1.0 g of fresh stool or rectal sample collected using Cary-Blair transport medium. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium shipped with ice packs.
502 Stool Culture #3 (Salmonella and Shigella) 1.0 g of fresh stool or rectal sample collected using Cary-Blair transport medium. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium shipped with ice packs.
503 Stool Culture #4 (Salmonella, Shigella, and Campylobacter) 1.0 g of fresh stool or rectal sample collected using Cary-Blair transport medium. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium shipped with ice packs.
505 Stool Culture #5 (Salmonella, Shigella, and Yersinia) 1.0 g of fresh stool or rectal sample collected using Cary-Blair transport medium. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium shipped with ice packs.
508 Stool Culture #6 (Salmonella, Shigella, Campylobacter and Yersinia) 1.0 g of fresh stool or rectal sample collected using Cary-Blair transport medium. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium shipped with ice packs.
509 Stool Culture #7 (Salmonella, Shigella, and Klebsiella) 1.0 g of fresh stool or rectal sample collected using Cary-Blair transport medium. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium shipped with ice packs.
513 Stool Culture #8 (Salmonella, Shigella, Campylobacter, Yersinia and Klebsiella) 1.0 g of fresh stool or rectal sample collected using Cary-Blair transport medium. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium shipped with ice packs.
514 Stool Culture #9 (Salmoella, Campylobacter, and Klebsiella) 1.0 g of fresh stool or rectal sample collected using Cary-Blair transport medium. Specimen should be sent in a fecal transport medium shipped with cold packs.
PCR
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
8574 ABO phenotyping 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This is a SNP genotyping assay to determine A, B, or AB phenotype in rhesus or cynomolgus macaques. ...
8500 B Virus- real time PCR Mucosal swab, CSF or tissue in suitable transport medium, shipped overnight with cold packs. Whole blood samples are not recommended for B virus PCR.
8573 Burkholderia pseudomallei 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood, biopsy tissue or swab. Ship with cold packs. This assay specifically detects B. pseudomallei.
8554 Campylobacter (genus-specific) Screen - PCR Stool in sterile screw-top container, rectal swab or bacterial isolate on solid media. Ship with cold packs. This is genus-specific PCR detects all members in the genus Campylobacter. This assay cannot ...
8556 Campylobacter jejuni - PCR Stool in sterile screw-top container, rectal swab or bacterial isolate on solid media. Ship with cold packs. This assay specifically detects Campylobacter jejuni.
8579 Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) -RT-PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood, 0.5 ml serum/plasma, fresh tissues shipped with cold packs; frozen tissues shipped with dry ice. This assay is used to detect CHIKV during acute or recent infection (within 7 days post infection).
8585 Cryptosporidium spp. – real time PCR Stool in sterile screw-top container, rectal swab. Ship with cold packs. This genus-specific PCR detects all members in the genus Cryptosporidium. This assay cannot ...
8501 Cytomegalovirus - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood, 0.5 ml serum/plasma, saliva, oral swabs, urine, or tissues. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects CMV from humans, chimpanzees, baboons, African green monkeys (SA6) and macaques.
8541 Cytomegalovirus in African green monkey (AgmCMV, SA6)-PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood, 0.5 ml serum/plasma, salvia, oral swabs, urine or tissues. Ship with cold packs. This assay only detects African green monkey CMV (SA6) and doesn’t detect other CMV strains.
8539 Encephalomyo-carditis virus (EMCV)-RT-PCR Fresh heart, brain, spleen, liver, pancreas, and skeletal muscle tissues shipped with cold packs. Frozen tissues shipped on dry ice. This assay is a qualitative detection of EMCV.
8567 Filovirus-RT-PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood, sera, plasma, fresh or frozen tissues, mucosal secretions (nasal, oral, anal, vaginal swabs). Ship with cold packs. Two genera, Ebolavirus and Marburgvirus, are in the Filoviridae family. There are 5 known ...
8586 Giardia spp. – real time PCR Stool in sterile screw-top container, rectal swab. Ship with cold packs. This genus-specific PCR detects all members in the genus Giardia. This assay cannot differentiate ...
8561 Helicobacter screen (genus-specific)- real time PCR Fresh stool, fresh or frozen cecum or liver tissue shipped with cold packs. This genus-specific PCR detects all members in the genus Helicobacter. This assay cannot ...
8520 Hepatitis B (HBV) genotype A-H – real time PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood, 1 ml plasma or serum, or frozen liver tissue, ship with cold packs. This assay detects all of HBV genotypes (A-H).
8548 Hepatitis B (HBV) genotype D – real time PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood, 1 ml plasma or serum, or frozen liver tissue, ship with cold packs. This assay is a qualitative detection of HBV genotype D.
8538 Klebsiella pneumoniae rmpA/magA genotyping PCR Stool/oral swab/ rectal swab or culture positive colony on solid media. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects and differentiates rmpA and magA genes. These two virulence genes are associated ...
8557 Lawsonia intracellularis – real time PCR Stool in sterile screw-top container, rectal swab, fresh or frozen ileum tissue in sterile container. Ship with cold packs. Lawsonia intracellularis is usually detected in early infection stage and prior to serocoversion in ...
8532 Leptospira – real time PCR 10 ml urine, 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood, 0.5 ml CSF or tissue. Ship with cold packs. Genus Leptospira has 21 genetic species, which includes pathogenic species ((L. interrogans, L. ...
8549 Lymphocryptovirus –real time PCR Oropharyngeal swabs, 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. . Ship with cold packs. This assay is to detect rhesus and cynomolgus LCV DNA.
8534 Malaria - real time - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. PCR detects all members in genus Plasmodium. This assay can not differentiate Plasmodium species.
8566 Male Sex-PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood, maternal serum or plasma (EDTA) collected from pregnant monkeys. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects Y-chromosomal DNA sequences and can be used for fetal sex determination from ...
8535 Mamu-A*01 PCR Screen 2 ml EDTA whole blood. Ship with cold packs. Mamu-A*01 is a rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) MHC (major histocompatibility complex) class I ...
8536 Mamu-A*01 Sequencing Confirmation 2 ml EDTA whole blood. Ship with cold packs. Mamu-A*01 is a rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) MHC (major histocompatibility complex) class I ...
8582 Measles- RT-PCR Preferred Specimen: Thorat (oropharyngeal), nasal or nasopharyngeal swabs (collect samples within 14 days from rash onset). Other Acceptable Specimen: 5-10 ml urine or 2 ml EDTA whole blood (collect within 14 days from rash onset), 0.5-1 ml sera (co This assay is used to detect measles RNA in the early infection stage.
8527 Mycobacterium screen (genus-specific) PCR Preferred Specimen: Lesion tissues, lymph nodes, 1ml bronchoalveolar lavage. Ship with cold packs. Less preferred specimen: 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood shipped with cold packs. This genus-specific This genus-specific PCR detects all members in the genus Mycobacterium. This ...
8584 Mycobacterium tuberculosis - real time PCR Preferred Specimen: Lesion tissues, lymph nodes, 1ml bronchoalveolar lavage. Ship with cold packs. Less preferred specimen: 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood shipped with cold packs. This assay specifically detects M. tuberculosis.
8530 Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium bovis - PCR Preferred Specimen: Lesion tissues, lymph nodes, 1ml bronchoalveolar lavage. Ship with cold packs. Less preferred specimen: 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood shipped with cold packs. Detection (but not differentiation) of M. tuberculosis and M. bovis.
8529 Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex (MTC) - real time PCR Preferred Specimen: Lesion tissues, lymph nodes, 1ml bronchoalveolar lavage. Ship with cold packs. Less preferred specimen: 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood shipped with cold packs. This real time PCR assay detects (but not differentiate) MTC members, including M. tuberculosis, M. ...
8555 Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) - RT - PCR Nasal or nasopharyngeal swab or aspirate or wash. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects but does not differentiates RSV subgroup A and B. Subgroup typing can be ...
8578 Rhadinovirus linage 2 (RV-2)-specific rhadinovirus - real time PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects RV-2 in macaques (rhesus rhadionvirus [RRV] [[M. mulatta], MneRV2 [M. ...
8550 Salmonella PCR Stool in sterile screw-top container, rectal swab or bacterial isolate on solid media. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects (but not differentiate) all Salmonella species.
8531 Salmonella/Shigella - PCR Stool in sterile screw-top container, rectal swab or bacterial isolate on solid media. Ship with cold packs. For Salmonella, this assay detects (but not differentiate) all Salmonella species. For Shigella, ...
8504 SFV (Simian Foamy Virus), African green monkey - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects SFVagm.
8505 SFV (Simian Foamy Virus), Baboon - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects SFVbab.
8506 SFV (Simian Foamy Virus), Chimpanzee - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects SFVcpz.
8507 SFV (Simian Foamy virus), Macaque - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects SFVmac.
8551 Shigella PCR Stool in sterile screw-top container, rectal swab or bacterial isolate on solid media. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects all four Shigella species as well as enteroinvasive Escherichia coli (EIEC).
8580 Simian Adenovirus (SAdV) - real time PCR Bronchial alveolar lavage, tracheal wash bronchial wash, nasal wash, nasopharyngeal aspirate, nasopharyngeal swab, nasopharyngeal wash, throat swab, conjunctival swab, CSF, bone marrow, pericardial fluid, serum plasma, pleural fluid, tissue, urine, f This assay can detect SAdV-A, B, C, D types found in rhesus, cynomolgus, baboons, veverts, and ...
8092 Simian Parvovirus (SPV) - PCR 0.5 ml serum. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects but does not differentiates simian parvovirus (SPV or cynomolgus macaque ...
8552 Simian varicella virus (SVV) - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood, lesion tissues, vesicle fluid or neural ganglia. Ship with cold packs. This assay not only detects SVV DNA during lytic infection, but also detects latent infection in ...
8508 SIV (Simian immunodeficiency virus) African green monkey, AGM-3 - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood shipped with ice packs. This assay detects SIVagm strain AGM-3.
8510 SIV Chimpanzee - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects SIVcpz.
8509 SIV Macaque - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood shipped with cold packs. This assay detects SIVmac
8559 SIV screen (genus-specific) - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Shipped with cold packs. This assay detects (but not differentiates) proviral DNA of primate lentiviruses.
8511 SRV (simian type D retrovirus) Screen - real time PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects but not differentiate SRV-1, 2, 3, 4 and 5. SRV/Ds are commonly found in genus ...
8512 SRV-1 (SRV/D subtype 1) - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This assay specifically detects SRV-1.
8513 SRV-2 (SRV/D subtype 2) - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This assay specifically detects SRV-2.
8514 SRV-3 (SRV/D subtype 3) - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This assay specifically detects SRV-3.
8553 SRV-4 (SRV/D subtype 4) - PCR 2ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This assay specifically detects SRV-4
8515 SRV-5 (SRV/D subtype 5) - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This assay specifically detects SRV-5.
8516 STLV - 1 (simian T-cell leukemia virus type 1) - real time PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This assay only detects STLV-1, but not STLV-2 and STLV-3.
8517 SV40 - PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood, or a T25 flask of cell culture, or 10 ml urine sample. Overnight shipping at ambient temperature or with cold packs for more than 24 hours transit.
8583 Trypanosoma cruzi kDNA (Chagas disease)-real time PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood, blood clot, serum. Fresh samples are preferredtobe sent by overnight shipping with cold packs. This assay targets minicircle kinetoplast DNA (kDNA) of T. cruzi. This test may be a little bit ...
8540 Trypanosoma cruzi nDNA (Chagas disease)-real time PCR 2 ml EDTA or ACD whole blood, blood clot, serum. Fresh samples are preferred to be sent by overnight shipping with cold packs. This assay targets satellite repeat of T. cruzi nuclear DNA (nDNA). The specificity of this test is ...
8558 Yersinia (genus-specific) screen- real time PCR Stool in sterile screw-top container, rectal swab, bacterial isolate on solid media, EDTA whole blood, fresh or frozen liver and spleen tissues. Ship with cold packs. This assay detects (but not differentiates) all species in the genus Yersinia.
8543 Yersinia enterocolitica-real time PCR Stool in sterile screw-top container, rectal swab, bacterial isolate on solid media, EDTA whole blood, fresh or frozen leison tissues. Ship with cold packs. This species-specific PCR only detects Yersinia enterocolitica but not other species.
8542 Yersinia pseudotuberculosis-real time PCR Stool in sterile screw-top container, rectal swab, bacterial isolate on solid media, EDTA whole blood, fresh or frozen leison tissues. Ship with cold packs. This species-specific PCR only detects Yersinia enterocolitica but not other species.
8581 Zika virus – RT-PCR 0.5-1 ml serum or CSF (collect within 7 days of symptom onset), 0.5-1 ml urine (collect within 30 days of symptom onset), ship overnight with ice packs; 1 cm3 fresh frozen tissue, frozen as soon as possible at -70°C, ship overnight with dry ice. This assay is used to diagnose Zika virus acute infection.
CHEMISTRY
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
5500 Chem Profile I Preferred: 0.5- 1 ml serum. Plasma (lithium heparin or sodium heparin) is also acceptable. Ship with cold packs. This profile tests for Albumin, Alkaline Phosphatase, Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT, ...
5501 Chem Profile II Preferred: 0.5-1 ml serum. Plasma (lithium heparin or sodium heparin) is also acceptable. Ship with cold packs. This profile tests for Albumin/Globulin Ratio (A/G Ratio), Albumin, Alkaline ...
5502 Chem Profile III Liver Preferred: 0.5-1 ml serum. Plasma (lithium heparin or sodium heparin) is also acceptable. Ship with cold packs. This profile tests for Albumin, Alkaline Phosphatase, Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT, ...
5503 Chem Profile IV Electrolyte Preferred: 0.5-1 ml serum. Plasma (lithium heparin or sodium heparin) is also acceptable. Ship with cold packs. This profile tests for Chloride, Potassium, and Sodium.
5504 Chem Profile V Basic Metabolic panel (BMP) Preferred: 0.5-1 ml serum. Plasma (lithium heparin or sodium heparin) is also acceptable. Ship with cold packs. This profile tests for Blood Urea Nitrogen ...
CBC
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
6111 Complete Blood Count (CBC) Fresh 1 ml – 3 ml of K2 EDTA whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This test includes White Blood Cell (WBC) count, Neutrophil count, Lymphocyte count, Monocyte ...
CHEMISTRY & CBC PANELS
Test Code Test Name Specimen Required Comments
5505 Chem Profile I & CBC 0.5-1 ml serum and fresh 1–3 ml of K2 EDTA whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This panel tests for Albumin, Alkaline Phosphatase, Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT, SGPT), Amylase, ...
5506 Chem Profile II & CBC 0.5-1 ml serum and fresh 1–3 ml of K2 EDTA whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This panel tests for Albumin/Globulin Ratio (A/G Ratio), Albumin, Alkaline Phosphatase, Alanine ...
5507 Chem Profile III & CBC 0.5-1 ml serum and fresh 1–3 ml of K2 EDTA whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This panel tests for Albumin, Alkaline Phosphatase, Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT, SGPT), Aspartate ...
5508 Chem Profile IV & CBC 0.5-1 ml serum and fresh 1–3 ml of K2 EDTA whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This panel tests for Chloride, Potassium, Sodium, White Blood Cell (WBC) count, Neutrophil count, ...
5509 Chem Profile V & CBC 0.5-1 ml serum and fresh 1–3 ml of K2 EDTA whole blood. Ship with cold packs. This panel tests for Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN), Calcium, Chloride, Creatinine, Glucose, Potassium, ...
COLONY ANTIBODY SURVEY PANELS
Test Code Panel Test Viruses Comments
L14 A1 B virus
Measles
SRV-1,2,3,4,5
SIV
STLV-1
This panel is suggested for screening Macaca spp. monkeys. This panel is performed by ELISA method.
L21 A2 B virus
Measles
SRV
SIV
Rhesus monkey cytomegalovirus(RhCMV)
This panel is suggested for screening Macaca spp. monkeys. ELISA is performed for B virus, measles, ...
L12 A3 B virus
SRV-1,2,3,4,5
SIV
STLV-1
This panel is suggested for screening Macaca spp. monkeys. This panel is performed by ELISA method.
L13 A4 B virus
Measles
SRV-1,2,3,4,5
SIV
This panel is suggested for screening Macaca spp. monkeys. This panel is performed by ELISA method.
L123 A5 B virus
SRV-1,2,3,4,5
SIV
This panel is suggested for screening Macaca spp. monkeys. This panel is performed by ELISA method.
L17 A6 B virus
Measles
SRV-1,2,3,4,5
STLV-1
This panel is suggested for screening Macaca spp. monkeys. This panel is performed by ELISA method.
L19 A7 B virus
SIV
STLV-1
Measels
This panel is suggested for screening Macaca spp. monkeys. This panel is performed by ELISA method.
2 B SA8
HSV-1
Measles
SIV
SA6 (African green monkey cytomegalovirus, AgmCMV)
This panel is performed by DIA method.
12 B1 SA8
Measles
SIV
STLV-1
SA6 (AgmCMV)
This panel is suggested for screening African green monkeys. This panel is performed by DIA method.
13 B2 HVP2
Measles
SIV
STLV-1
SA6 (AgmCMV)
This panel is suggested for screening baboons. This panel is performed by DIA method.
14 B3 SA8
Measles
SIV
SA6 (AgmCMV)
This panel is suggested for screening African green monkeys. This panel is performed by DIA method.
15 B4 HVP2
Measles
SIV
SA6 (AgmCMV)
This panel is suggested for screening baboons. This panel is performed by DIA method.
3 C Herpesvirus tamarinus (Squirrel monkey herpesvirus)
Herpesvirus saimiri
Measles
Squirrel monkey CMV(SquiCMV)
This panel is suggested for screening New World monkeys. This panel is performed by DIA method.
4 D Influenza A
Influenza B
Parainfluenza 1
Parainfluenza 2
Parainfluenza 3
Measles
Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
This panel is suggested for screening apes. This panel is performed by DIA method.
1005 E HSV-1
HSV-2
SA8
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)
Human Varicella-Zoster virus (VZV)
Chimpanzee CMV (ChCMV or CCMV)
This panel is performed by DIA method.
1007 E1 HSV-1
HSV-2
EBV
Human Varicella-Zoster virus (VZV)
Chimpanzee CMV (ChCMV or CCMV)
This panel is suggested for herpesvirus screening of apes. This panel is performed by DIA method.
2005 F HSV-1
HSV-2
SA8
EBV
Simian varicella virus (SVV)
SA6 (AgmCMV)
This panel is suggested for herpesvirus screening (please specify monkey species on the requisition ...
2006 F1 HVP2
EBV
SVV
SA6 (AgmCMV)
This panel is suggested for herpesvirus screening of baboons. This panel is performed by DIA method.
3005 G HSV-1
HSV-2
B virus
EBV
SVV
Rhesus monkey cytomegalovirus(RhCMV)
This panel is performed by DIA method.
3003 G1 B virus
EBV
SVV
Rhesus monkey cytomegalovirus(RhCMV)
This panel is suggested for herpesvirus screening of Asian monkeys (Macaca spp). This panel is ...
6 H SRV
SIV
STLV-1
Foamy Virus, Group Specific Antibody
This panel is suggested for simian retrovirus screening of Old World primates. This panel is ...