Bacterial culture, Brachyspira

Code:

cultbr

Lab:

B

Days test started:

M-F

TAT:

7-14 d

Available for:

Food Animal

Specimen Type/Volume

Feces, intestinal loops (porcine), cecal content (avian).

Shipping Information

Ship in insulated container with freezer packs.

Collection Protocol

Collect samples into a leakproof container. Refrigerate immediately.

Additional Information

Contact lab at ahlbact@uoguelph.ca 7 d in advance of submission because media for Brachyspira culture are not kept in stock. Please request Brachyspira culture in the clinical history at the time of submission. $20 set-up charge will be applied once to each case.