avian & livestock assay data sheet
(pork worm, etiologic agent of trichinosis)
X0028 - Ultrasensitive qualitative detection of Trichinella
by real time PCR
Help confirm the disease causing agent
Shorten the time required to confirm a clinical
diagnosis of T. spiralis infection
Help ensure that herds are free of
Early prevention of spread of T. spiralis among
pigs, and between pigs and other animals
Minimize human exposure to
0.2 ml feces, or fecal swab, or 0.2
ml fresh, frozen or fixed tissue.
Contact Zoologix if advice is needed to determine an appropriate specimen type for a specific diagnostic application. For specimen types not listed here, please contact Zoologix to confirm specimen acceptability and shipping instructions.
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 more information.
2 business days
real time PCR