Equine Infectious Anaemia (EIA) PCR

Sample Requirement Turnaround Time Price Species
Heparinised or EDTA blood sample, post mortem tissues in VTM (lung, liver, spleen) By arrangement €38.50 per sample type Equine

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Related article(s)

Quinlivan M, Cook F, Kenna R, Callinan JJ, Cullinane A. Genetic characterization by composite sequence analysis of a new pathogenic field strain of equine infectious anemia virus from the 2006 outbreak in Ireland. J Gen Virol. 2013 Mar;94(Pt 3):612-622. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.047191-0. Epub 2012 Nov 21. PMID: 23175240. Cullinane A, Quinlivan M, Nelly M, Patterson H, Kenna R, Garvey M, Gildea S, Lyons P, Flynn M, Galvin P, Neylon M, Jankowska K. Diagnosis of equine infectious anaemia during the 2006 outbreak in Ireland. Vet Rec. 2007 Nov 10;161(19):647-52. doi: 10.1136/vr.161.19.647. PMID: 17993655.