Renibacterium salmoninarum (BKD) ELISA, Screening

Test Schedule
Lab Lab section Days Turnaround
WADDL - Pullman Aquatic Health Mon-Fri 21 Days
Price: $45.00
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).
Specimens Required
  • Fresh or frozen kidney (individual)
  • Fresh or frozen ovarian fluid (individual)
Sampling Requirements
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.
Collection Container
Sterile polypropylene tubes with leak resistant caps. 
Packing Instructions
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.

For additional information, please visit our Packing and Shipping page.
Special Instructions
Ordering Instructions
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.
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