Coronavirus Triplex PCR Now Offerred at ISU VDL
We are pleased to announce that effective March 12th, 2018, the ISUVDL will implement a triplex PCR test for PEDV, PDCoV and TGEV.
This test will replace the current PEDV/PDCoV PCR assay.
Test performance between these assays have demonstrated to be comparable.
There will be no change in pricing associated with this new transition.
Standard pricing = $25 per test
Best Submission Practice Discount Pricing = $22.50 per test
Test requests for the PEDV/PDCoV PCR will be run with the new triplex assay and results will be reported for all 3 agents unless otherwise specified.
Please don’t hesitate to contact that laboratory (Molecular Section) with any questions. 515-294-1950