Porcine Enteric Pathogen Panel PCR (Salmonella, Lawsonia, Brachyspira)

Section: Molecular Diagnostics

Fee: $50.00

Turnaround Time: 2 - 3 business days

Days Test Started: Wednesday,Friday

Species: Porcine




Minimum Amount


Leakproof Container

8 - 10 grams

Fecal Swab

Leakproof Container


Leakproof Container or WhirlPack

Several segments of ileum and colon

Collection Information

FECES - Collect feces in a leak proof container (sealable plastic bag or jar - do NOT submit in gloves). Collect feces that is free of debris and bedding.
FRESH TISSUES - Collect tissues in sterile/clean containers (plastic jars or sealable plastic bags). Separate tissues in different containers and label with tissue type, animal ID, and owner name.

Shipping Information

OVERNIGHT - Ship overnight in an insulated shipper with ice packs (pack absorptive material to collect moisture) DO NOT SHIP OVER THE WEEKEND OR HOLIDAY - NO SATURDAY DELIVERY
PAPERWORK - Package paperwork separately in a waterproof, sealable plastic bag. Ensure paperwork is complete and specimens are labeled for easily matching. If you are using CF.755 Multiple Animal Continuation Form, please include a hard copy and email a copy to addl@purdue.edu.
FRESH TISSUES - If shipping different tissue types, clearly label each container with owner and animal ID (if applicable) and sample/tissue type. Double bag ALL fresh tissues.

Additional Information
This test detects Brachyspira hyodysenteriae, Brachyspira hampsonii, Lawsonia intracellularis, and Salmonella spp.

***Jan. 15, 2019 B. pilosicoli is no longer available as part of this panel and has been replaced by B. hampsonii.

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