Test Data

Clostridium perfringens NET A, B PCR

Department of Population Health, PDRC Diagnostic Services and Teaching Laboratory, Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center
Test Code: BRCP
Species: Not applicable

Preferred Specimen

Pure culture or suspected contaminated tissue or other sample

Acceptable Specimen

Pure culture or suspected contaminated tissue or other sample

Collection Protocol

Isolate pure culture and send anaerobically on slant or in broth. Suspected contaminated samples do not need to be sent anaerobically.



In State Price


Out Of State Price

Additional 12% surcharge


conventional PCR

Test Days and Turnaround

Monday - Friday; 2-3 Business Days.

Shipping Requirements

Ship cultures anaerobically at room temperature. Ship suspect tissues with ample ice packs in an insulated container. Ship feed or feed additives at room temperature. DO NOT FREEZE. If shipping isolated organisms, please ensure the appropriate permit (domestic vs. international, which can be found on our website) is included with the shipment.

Shipping Dates

Ship Overnight/Next-Day, Monday to Thursday

Ship To Address

Attn: Diagnostic Lab
Poultry and Diagnostic Research Center (PDRC)
953 College Station Rd
Athens, Georgia, 30602

Contact Information

For any questions regarding prices, sample collection, testing, shipping requirements, and permits please call (706) 542-5657 or email pdrc@uga.edu. Prices are subject to change without notice.