RT-PCR for the detection of Shiga toxin (STX 1 and STX2) producing E. coli.
E. coli isolate on solid media or broth
Store specimens at room temperature.
Transport specimens to the lab at room temperature.
Testing is performed on an as-needed basis.
Results are available 1-2 days upon arrival at the lab.
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