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Equine Encephalitis Panel IgM ELISA
Test Code: VEEPSO
Synonyms/Keywords
Eastern Equine Encephalitis, West Nile IgM
Test Components
Eastern Equine Encephalitis, West Nile IgM
Species
Equine
Test Category
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
​Serum ​Red Top Tube (RTT) ​Serum Separator Tube (SST) ​1.0 mL ​1.0 mL
​CSF ​Sterile Screw Top Tube ​Red Top Tube (RTT) ​1.0 mL ​1.0 mL
Collection Processing Instructions

Serum: Collect serum specimens in serum separator or red top tube. Allow blood to clot for 30 minutes, then centrifuge. Pipette serum into a plastic screw cap vial.

CSF: Submit CSF in a sterile screw cap container.

Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
​Serum ​Refrigerate ​1 week
​CSF ​Refrigerate ​1 week
Rejection Criteria
Hemolysis
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
​Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory-College Station Laboratory ​Tuesday and Thursday ​2-3 days ​ELISA
Marshfield Center Laboratory Section
Reference Lab Information
Address Telephone Website Link Marshfield Lab Account #
​Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory-College Station Laboratory
483 Agronomy Road
College Station, YX 77840
​888-646-5623 www.tamu.edu ​15026
Test Information
Used for diagnosis of active equine disease only. ***Western Equine Encephalitis is no longer available due to no reagent.
Reference Intervals
See Report
Synonyms/Keywords
Eastern Equine Encephalitis, West Nile IgM
Test Components
Eastern Equine Encephalitis, West Nile IgM
Species
Equine
Test Category
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
​Serum ​Red Top Tube (RTT) ​Serum Separator Tube (SST) ​1.0 mL ​1.0 mL
​CSF ​Sterile Screw Top Tube ​Red Top Tube (RTT) ​1.0 mL ​1.0 mL
Collection Processing Instructions

Serum: Collect serum specimens in serum separator or red top tube. Allow blood to clot for 30 minutes, then centrifuge. Pipette serum into a plastic screw cap vial.

CSF: Submit CSF in a sterile screw cap container.

Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
​Serum ​Refrigerate ​1 week
​CSF ​Refrigerate ​1 week
Rejection Criteria
Hemolysis
Test Information
Used for diagnosis of active equine disease only. ***Western Equine Encephalitis is no longer available due to no reagent.
Reference Intervals
See Report
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
​Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory-College Station Laboratory ​Tuesday and Thursday ​2-3 days ​ELISA
Laboratory Section
Reference Lab Information
Address Telephone Website Link Marshfield Lab Account #
​Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory-College Station Laboratory
483 Agronomy Road
College Station, YX 77840
​888-646-5623 www.tamu.edu ​15026
For most current information refer to the Marshfield Laboratory online reference manual.