Renibacterium salmoninarum (BKD) ELISA, Screening
|WADDL - Pullman||Aquatic Health||Mon-Fri|
Tests kidney or ovarian fluid samples from fish for Renibacterium salmoninarum using a polyclonal antibody-based ELISA. The result is an optical density with result categories of "Below Low" (< 0.100), "Low" ( 0.100 - 0.199), "Moderate" (0.200 - 0.499), and "High" (>= 0.500).
- Fresh or frozen kidney (individual)
- Fresh or frozen ovarian fluid (individual)
Samples are collected from individual fish using separate instruments to collect each sample.
For additional information on how to collect and submit a sample please visit our Submit a Sample page.
Sterile polypropylene tubes with leak resistant caps.
Sample tubes should be packaged in plastic zip-top bags to prevent moisture entry and reduce likelihood of sample-to-sample contamination. Ship chilled in an insulated cooler with ice packs.
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Order one test per sample.
For online test ordering please visit our Submit a Sample page for additional information. To submit a specimen without submitting through our online portal please see our Forms page for fillable forms and further instruction.