Changes to Viral PCR Receipt Times

Beginning today, April 22, 2013, samples submitted for EBV (EPIC codes LAB7789 and LAB7846), HSV (LAB7807 and LAB2467), VZV (LAB7807 and LAB7808) and CMV (LAB7480 and LAB2227) viral PCR must be received by 12 PM (formerly 1 PM) for results to be received the same day.  Samples submitted for respiratory virus PCR will continue to have a noon cutoff time.  Please plan sample collection and transport accordingly.

Questions concerning testing can be directed to Bradley Ford, MD, PhD (ext. 6-2990), Aaron Bossler, MD, PhD (ext. 4-9566).