Rabies Virus Antigen Detection by Direct Fluorescent Antibody, Cell Culture
Laboratory Fee Schedule
Procedure #: MCM0301A
|Cell Culture Confirmation by DFA, Lyssavirus
|Testing of brain tissue for viable rabies virus by inoculation of mouse neuroblastoma cells with specimen brain tissue.
|Supplemental Information Required
|Performed on Specimens from (sources)
|Deceased Non-Human Mammals
|Sample/Specimen Type for Testing
Brain tissue from:
|Minimum Volume/Size Required
|Storage/Preservation Prior to Shipping
|Specimen labels and identification must match submission form.
|Shipping and Specimen Handling Requirements
|Decomposition or destruction of brain tissue.
|Common Causes for Rejection
|This is a confirmatory test only and cannot be requested by submitters.
Laboratory will determine testing need.