Porcine reproductive & respiratory syndrome virus- PRRSV^
Sequencing (ORF5 region, ~600bp)
Best Practice Fee:
Blood swab, BAL, environmental, lung, oral fluid, processing fluid, semen, serum
Sample amount: no less than 1mL fluid, 3 grams of tissue Success rate: PRRSV screening PCR with a ct of 35 or lower for serum and a ct of 33 or lower for other specimens is recommended. Cost: ORF5 PCR -$45.00 Sequencing and analysis- $65.00 Total cost=$110.00. ^A portion of the sequencing test is performed at the DNA facility which is not ISO/AAVLD accredited, but sequences are analyzed at the VDL European PRRSV PCR is tested Monday and Thursday with a 2-4 day turn-around time.