PVL detection

Molecular detection of Panton-Valentine leucocidin (PVL) among methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA)
Lab Test name Contact Comments
OLVZ Aalst PVL detection Anne Vankeerberghen
Sample type:
Bacterial culture
Frequency: Daily (except weekend)

Test type: In house PCR
Version date: 29/09/2017
Accredited:
Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg PVL detection Dr. Els Oris, Katrien Vandebroek
Sample type:
isolated colonies

Frequency:
on request

Test type:
in-house real-time PCR