Department of Population Health, PDRC Diagnostic Services and Teaching Laboratory, Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center
Test Code: BCAV
Fresh whole head with sinuses intact
Fresh whole head with sinuses intact or aseptic swabs of sinuses
Individually bag whole heads with sinuses intact or aseptically swab sinuses or trachea. If needed contact the lab for specific protocols NOTE: Specialty agar must be ordered and requires a 2 week notice. Please contact lab before sending samples.
In State Price
Out Of State Price
Additional 12% surcharge
Sinus swabs are plated onto specialty agar and incubated appropriately to encourage growth. Isolates are identified using bench tests.
Test Days and Turnaround
Specialty agar must be ordered and requires a 2 week notice. Please contact lab before sending samples.
Place heads in individual bags and ship with ample ice packs in insulated container. DO NOT FREEZE.
Ship To Address
Attn: Diagnostic Lab
Poultry and Diagnostic Research Center (PDRC)
953 College Station Rd
Athens, Georgia, 30602
For any questions regarding prices, sample collection, testing, shipping requirements, and permits please call (706) 542-5657 or email [email protected]. Prices are subject to change without notice.