New KSVDL Tests and Videos
New KSVDL Tests:
Listeria monocytogenes PCR
Species: Appropriate for all animal species
Target: Listeria monocytogenes
Sample: Fixed or fresh: brain, fetus, liver, placenta, spleen
Expected turnaround time: 1-2 days
Days tested: Monday through Friday
Canine Influenza A (Influenza Universal) Real-Time PCR
This test will detect both the previously common H3N8 and the new H3N2. It will detect any new or emerging subtypes. Genetic sequencing will be need to determine which strain is present in a positive sample.
Canine Influenza A Genetic Sequencing
For a Positive PCR Universal Influenza test, sequencing will differentiate between the previously common H3N8 and the new H3N2 subtypes if needed. It will also subtype any new or emerging subtypes.
Estimated turnaround time: 2 days
For more information on these test options, please contact KSVDL Client Care at firstname.lastname@example.org or 866-512-5650.
New videos from the KSVDL:
We have posted new videos on the KSVDL YouTube® channel covering the following topics:
- Nitrate Testing Sample Collection
- Sample Submission Biopsy Mailers
- Serum Collection and Handling
- Bovine Brain Sample Collection
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We have also posted new Continuing Education videos on the KSVDL Website!
These videos, and more, can be found at: http://www.ksvdl.org/resources/