Path Table

Virus Recommended Sample
Mouse Parvovirus: MVM (MMV), MPV Mesenteric lymph nodes, faecal pellet
Mouse Coronavirus: MHV Mesenteric lymph nodes, faecal pellet, liver, lung, spleen
Mouse Reovirus Type 3 Liver, lung, faecal pellet
Lymphocytic Choreomeningitis Virus (LCMV Arenavirus) Kidney, urine
Mouse Rotavirus (Group A): EDM Caecum/colom, faecal pellet
Thieler’s murine encephalomyelitis virus (TMEV, GDVI: Picornavirus) Intestine, brain, faecal pellet
Mouse Pox (Poxvirus): Ectromelia Spleen, skin, liver, faecal pellet
Hantaan (Hantavirus) Kidney, lung, faecal pellet
Polyoma Virus Mammary gland, skin, faecal pellet
K Virus (Polyomavirus) Kidney, faecal pellet
Mouse Cytomegalovirus (MCMV) Salivary glands, mouth swab, urine
Pneumonia Virus of Mice (PVM; Pneumovirus) Trachea, lung
Sendai (Paramyxovirus) Trachea, lung
Murine Novovirus (MNV) Faecal pellet, mesenteric lymph node, ileum
Rat Parvoviruses: RPV, (K)RV, H-1 Mesenteric lymph nodes, faecal pellet
Rat Coronavirus: RCV SDAV Hardarian gland, salivary gland
Rat Rotavirus (DIR, Group B) Small intestine, faecal pellet
Rat Theilovirus (Theiler-like virus, GDVI-like virus; Picornavirus) Intestine, faecal pellet
Rabbit Haemorrhagic disease virus (RHDV) Blood or serum

 

Bacteria/Other Recommended Sample
Clostridium Pilforne Faecal pellets, intestine, liver, heart
Helicobacter Faecal pellet, caecum/colon
Mycoplasma genus Cell cultures, media
Mycoplasma pulmonis Trachea, nasal aspirate, mouth swab
Pneumocystis Carnii Lung, lung wash, nasal aspirate