WNV molecular panel<<Return to Laboratory
The WNV molecular panel consists of 10 plasma samples for nucleic acid testing and is distributed annually in May.
An external quality assurance panel for the molecular detection of West Nile Virus nucleic acid by RT-PCR.
Must be a Canadian public reference laboratory. Other laboratories/institutions will be considered individually.
Participants are assigned alphanumeric codes which anonymizes their identity. Participant’s contact information and results are not shared among the group.
Please contact the Viral Zoonoses Laboratory at (204) 789-6071 or Kai.Makowski@canada.ca.