avian & livestock assay data sheet
- Ultrasensitive qualitative detection of Erysipelothrix
bacteria by real time PCR.
Help confirm the disease causing agent
Shorten the time required to confirm a clinical diagnosis of
Erysipelothryx rusioipathiae infection
Help ensure that swine herds are free of Erysipelothrix
Early prevention of spread of these bacteria
Minimize human exposure to these bacteria
0.2 ml of whole blood in EDTA (purple top
tube), or lesion biopsy, or lesion swab, or 0.2 ml feces, or fecal swab.
For specimen types other than those listed here, please call to
confirm specimen acceptability and shipping instructions.
For all specimen types, if there will be a delay in shipping, or
during very warm weather, refrigerate specimens until shipped
and ship with a cold pack unless more stringent shipping
requirements are specified. Frozen specimens should be shipped
so as to remain frozen in transit. See
shipping instructions for
Turnaround time: 2 business days
Qualitative real time PCR
Normal range: Nondetected