SNAP - 4DX PLUS - ELISA
Days test started:
Specimen Type/VolumeCanine whole blood, serum, EDTA blood or plasma.
Shipping InformationShip in insulated container with freezer packs.
Collection ProtocolCollect blood into a red-top vacutainer; avoid hemolysis. Separate serum from cells as soon as possible following collection and transfer to a leakproof tube. Refrigerate until shipped.
ELISA for detection of heartworm (D.immitis) antigen and antibodies to Ehrlichia canis, Ehrlichia ewingii, Aanaplasma phagocytophilum, Borrelia burgdorferi, and Anaplasma platys. Antibody results are reported as positive or negative. Positive results can be verified at NCSU with specific antibody titers.