HPV Typing

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Details

Pathogen:
Human Papilloma virus (HPV)
Laboratory:
Viral Exanthemata & STDs - Viral STI, Polyoma and Herpsesviruses Unit
Phone:
(204) 789-6024
Fax:
(204) 318-2222
Email:
Frequency:
On request of the client laboratories.
Description:

Composition of the panel may vary, but will include DNA positive samples of various HPV types as well as negative samples.

Scope:

Proficiency and validation of HPV genotyping methods. The participants are asked to follow their testing algorithm to identify HPV genotypes present in the specimens.

Fees:

There is no cost to the participants.

Eligibility criteria for participation:

For public health laboratories or hospital diagnostic laboratories.

Confidentiality arrangements:

On request

How to apply:

Submit your request/inquiry to: phac.nml.vestd-lnm.evmts.aspc@canada.ca