Direct smear Gram Stain - microscopic evaluation
Bacterial culture or tissue impression smear
Grow bacteria and send culture, apply bacteria to microscope slide or imprint fresh tissue onto a clean microscope slide.
In State Price
Out Of State Price
Additional 12% surcharge
Test Days and Turnaround
Monday - Friday; 2-3 business days
Fresh tissue - ice packs in insulated cooler. DO NOT FREEZE Bacterial culture - broth or slant at room temperature. DO NOT FREEZE Inoculated microscope slides - heat fix and send in a slide box or padding to prevent breakage at room temperature. If shipping isolated organisms, please ensure the appropriate permit (domestic vs. international, which can be found on our website) is included with the shipment. Inoculated microscope slides - heat fix and send in a slide box or padding to prevent breakage at room temperature.
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
For any questions regarding prices, sample collection, testing, shipping requirements, and permits please call (706) 542-5657 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Prices are subject to change without notice.