Avian encephalomyelitis virus - PCR
Days test started:
Specimen Type/VolumeLive: swabs (tracheal, cloacal). Dead: brain.
Shipping InformationShip in insulated container with freezer packs.
Collection ProtocolCollect swabs with virus transport medium (VTM). Tissue in leakproof container. May be pooled up to 5 together. Indicate on submission form.
See AHL LabNote 36*.