Test Data

Infectious Bronchitis Virus (IBV) Real Time (RT-PCR) Panel

Department of Population Health, PDRC Diagnostic Services and Teaching Laboratory, Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center
Test Code: VRB7
Species: Chicken

Preferred Specimen

Trachea, Tracheal Swabs, Kidney, Cecal tonsil, Oropharyngeal swabs, Choanal cleft swabs, Cloacal swab

Acceptable Specimen

Trachea, Kidney, Cecal Tonsil, Tracheal Swabs, Cloacal Swabs

Collection Protocol

Aseptically collect tissue into a whirl pak bag. Freeze tissue until ready to ship.



In State Price


Out Of State Price

Additional 12% surcharge


Real time RT-PCR for IBV Ark, Conn, Del072/98, DMV1639, GA08, GA13, and Mass.

Test Days and Turnaround

2-5 days

Shipping Requirements

Ship samples with ample ice packs in insulated container

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.