Hatchery, Salmonella serotyping
Days test started:
Specimen Type/VolumeSalmonella spp. isolate (pure culture).
Shipping InformationShip in insulated container with freezer packs.
Collection ProtocolAgar slant, culture plate, or bacterial transport medium (swab). Refrigerate immediately.
Salmonella spp. isolates are forwarded every Wednesday to the OIE Salmonella Reference Laboratory. Serotyping results are usually available in 8-12 weeks.