Virus isolation (Leukosis) (requires ELISA for confirm)

Department of Population Health, PDRC Diagnostic Services and Teaching Laboratory, Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center

Test Code: VIVI_L

Species: Chickens and other avian species

Preferred Specimen

Whole blood in anticoagulant, tumor

Acceptable Specimen

Whole blood in anticoagulant, tumor

Collection Protocol

Collect whole blood in anticoagulant tubes, gently mix whole blood in tubes at collection and keep on wet ice to ship.



In State Price


Out Of State Price

Additional 12% surcharge


Virus isolation in cell culture followed by LLAg ELISA

Test Days and Turnaround

Performed when needed; 1-3 weeks

Shipping Requirements

Ship samples with ample ice packs in insulated container

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 [email protected]. Prices are subject to change without notice.

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