Bovine Tritrichomonas foetus PCR

Section: Molecular Diagnostics

Fee: $30.00 ($50.00 pool of 5*)

Turnaround Time: 2-3 business days

Days Test Started: Wednesday,Friday

Species: Bovine




Minimum Amount

Preputial scraping

InPouch TF; one pouch per animal

1 ml

Vaginal wash

InPouch TF; one pouch per animal

1 ml

Collection Information

Samples must be submitted in the InPouch culture system (BioMed Diagnostics). Samples in other containers will NOT be tested. Inoculate InPouch per instructions supplied with InPouch (BioMed Diagnostics). If requesting T. foetus culture and PCR, please submit samples in two separate pouches. DO NOT REFRIGERATE OR FREEZE AFTER COLLECTION.

Shipping Information

Ship overnight at ambient temperature (65-95F) within 24 hours of collection. Do not ship with cold packs.

Additional Information
Samples must be received at ADDL by noon on Thursday.
*Pooling is available for up to five samples originating from the same owner and farm. Each sample should be submitted individually, and pooling will occur at ADDL. Please ensure that pooled results are accepted if testing is being conducted for regulatory/movement purposes.

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