Avian Influenza Virus (AI) AGID

Test Schedule
Lab Lab section Days Turnaround
WADDL - Puyallup Avian Health-Serology Mon-Thu 2-5 days
Price: $10.00
If 6 or more tests are ordered, a discount of $2.00 per test will be applied.
Avian Influenza AGID test is a basic screening test for antibodies to type A influenza viruses.
Specimens Required
A minimum of 0.5ml of whole blood (containing no additives) or 0.2ml of serum is required for this test.

If the blood cannot be sent to the lab right away, separate the serum. Serum can be kept and submitted refrigerated.

Fresh, non-incubated eggs can be used for this test also. An additional charge is added for egg yolk extraction.

Sampling Requirements
If submitting whole blood, please submit as soon as possible, ideally within a day of collection.

Please submit fresh samples either refrigerated or on ice.

For additional information on how to collect and submit a sample please visit our Submit a Sample page.
Collection Container
Serum: Glass or plastic tubes with no additives, e.g., red top tubes, or serum separator tubes.

Packing Instructions
For additional information, please visit our Packing and Shipping page.
Special Instructions
Please contact the lab if interested in submitting samples from an avian species other than chickens or turkeys.
Ordering Instructions
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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