Bocavirus

Lab Test name Contact Comments
OLVZ Aalst Bocavirus Anne Vankeerberghen
Sample type:
Nasopharyngeal swab
Respiratory sample (500 µl)

Frequency: Daily (except weekend)
Test type: In house real time PCR
Version date: 29/09/2017
Accredited:
AZ St-Lucas Gent Bocavirus Dr A.M. van den Abeele/Elke Vanlaere
SAMPLE TYPE:
-preferential: nasopharyngeal aspirate (min. 0.2 ml)
-alternative: BAL
FREQUENCY: 2x/week
TEST TYPE: Smartfinder (Pathofinder)
LMMI Tilburg (NL) Bocavirus Dr. J.W.A. Rossen
Organisme: Bocavirus
Bepaling: DNA amplificatie
Methode: Real-time PCR (Taqman)
Soort bepaling: Kwalitatief
Typering: Nee
Frequentie: Dagelijks maandag t/m vrijdag
Commercieel: Nee
Externe QC: QCMD
Materiaal: bronchiaal secreet,EDTA-plasma,feces,Bronchiolaire lavage (BAL),
neus / keelwat, sputum.

Imelda-Bonheiden Bocavirus Dr. Johan Frans, Isabel Micalessi
- Sample Type:
- NAP in UTM
- BAL
Frequency: Daily
Test Type: NxTAG Respiratoir Pathogeen Panel (MAGPIX, Luminex)
AZ St-Jan Brugge - Laboratoriumgeneeskunde Bocavirus Dr. M. Reynders / P. Descheemaeker
SAMPLE TYPE:
respiratoiry samples (min 550 µl)
FREQUENCY:
daily
TEST TYPE: TaqMan Array Card, in house real time PCR
Version date: 17/11/2017
UZ Leuven MolPLUZ Bocavirus Marc Van Ranst; Katrien Lagrou
Remark: only available included in respiratory-panel-assay on swab, aspirate and BAL

Minimal sample volume: 1ml
Frequency: every day (Monday to Friday)
Test-type: in-house real-time PCR
Jessa Hospital Bocavirus dr. Cartuyvels, Raymaekers Marijke
SAMPLE TYPE:
-nasopharyngeal aspirate or secretion
-nasopharyngeal e-swab (UTM or liquid amies)
-BA
FREQUENCY: Monday till Friday
TEST TYPE: in-house real time PCR
Version date: 06/11/2017
Accredited:
GZA St-Augustinus Bocavirus Philippe Van Lint
This PCR test is performed on respiratory samples (500µL).
Frequency: daily (Monday-Friday)

This respiratory panel screens for the following targets:
Viruses: Adenovirus, Bocavirus, Coronavirus, Enterovirus, Human metapneumovirus, (Para-)Influenza virus, Rhinovirus, RSV.
Bacteria: Bordetella (para-)pertussis, Bordetella holmesii, Chlamydophila pneumoniae, Legionella pneumophila, Mycoplasma pneumoniae.
Version date: 30/01/2018