Delvo

Growth Inhibitors- Delvo- Milk and Dairy

Laboratory Fee Schedule

Procedure #: MZZ0508A

CPT: N/A

Growth Inhibitors- Delvo- Milk and Dairy

 

Synonym(s):

Delvo; DELVOTEST

Requisition Form

G-84; G-21; G-21 RR

Test Description

The DelvoTest® P 5 Pack is a microbial inhibition assay used to detect the presence of both beta lactam drug residues and non-beta lactam drug residues at or below regulatory levels in raw commingled bovine milk and pasteurized fluid milks.  This assay detects the following beta lactam drug residues: Ampicillin, Amoxicillin, Cephapirin and Penicillin G.

Pre-Approval Needed

Regulatory

Supplemental Information Required

N/A 

Supplemental Form(s)

N/A  

Performed on Specimens from (sources)

Food

Sample/Specimen Type for Testing

Raw Cow/Goat Milk; Pasteurized Cow/Goat Milk

Minimum Volume/Size Required

100 mL

Storage/Preservation Prior to Shipping

  • Place milk sample in sterile zip-lock or whirlpack bag or other sterile plastic container.
  • Store on ice.  Must be kept between 0.0°C and 4.5°C.

Transport Medium

N/A

Specimen Labeling

Sample Identification must match submission form.

Shipping and Specimen Handling Requirements

  • Ship samples on Ice and/or Ice Packs.
  • Samples must be shipped for overnight delivery.
  • Ship according to Dangerous Good Regulations, IATA, and/or CFR 49.

Method

FORM FDA/NCIMS Delvotest® P 5 Pack 2400b-3

Turn-around Time

4 Days

Interferences/Limitations

N/A

Causes for Rejection

  • insufficient specimen,
  • not collected by a Registered Sanitarian
  • improperly stored
  • failure to meet shipping guidelines

Additional Information

N/A