DIAGNOSTIC TESTING LAB – VETERINARY HOSPITAL
Clinical Microbiology and Molecular Diagnostics
Lab Contact: 919.513.6560 | 919.513.6568
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8AM-5PM; Saturday & Sunday, Limited Service
Microbiology- The Clinical Microbiology section processes a wide range of bacterial and fungal cultures for pathogen detection, and antimicrobial susceptibility evaluation in support of the NC State Veterinary Hospital and the surrounding veterinary community
Parasitology- Detection, identification and quantification of fecal parasites by fecal float, sedimentation, Baermann and McMasters techniques is available through the MMD.
Molecular Diagnostics- The Molecular Diagnostics section offers routine PCRs for Salmonella and Leptospira bacterial species, and viral agents including chicken proventricular necrosis virus (CPNV, TVP) and avian infectious laryngotracheitis (ILT).
Virology- The Virology section provides routine and specialized diagnostic testing for most domesticated species. Routine Diagnostics include SNAP ELISAs, feline virus isolation and vaccine titers. Specialized poultry diagnostics include turkey coronavirus(TCV) serology by ELISA.
Services for Referring Veterinarians
Submission Forms and Fee Information
Click form to download. Complete and submit with samples.
Tests and Submission Instructions:
Ship Samples to:
C262 – College of Veterinary Medicine
1060 William Moore Drive, Raleigh, NC 27607
Dr. Megan Jacob, Laboratory Director and Assistant Professor