S0031 - Ultrasensitive qualitative detection of Human Cytomegalovirus by
real time polymerase chain reaction
Help confirm the disease causing agent
Help ensure that animal colonies are free of human CMV
Early prevention of spread of this virus among a colony
Minimize personnel exposure to this virus
Safety monitoring of biological products and vaccines
that derive from primates
0.5 ml whole blood in EDTA (purple top) or ACD (yellow top)
tube, or 0.5 ml
serum or plasma.
types other than those listed here, please call 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
Qualitative real time PCR