Laboratory Resources for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) (Blog post)
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NETEC experts in safe laboratory practices for high-consequence infectious diseases have developed a resource on laboratory testing, specimen handling, and shipping for Highly Pathogen Avian Influenza (HPAI). This is a part of a series of one-page resource guides for laboratorians.
This related NETEC blog post discusses avian influenza in birds and humans, when to test for HPAI, diagnostic testing for HPAI, collecting specimens for testing, packaging and shipping HPAI specimens, managing and testing routine clinical specimens.