h-IMPACT Human Pathogen Testing Services
Minimize the risk to your research, researchers, and facility by testing with abm’s h-IMPACT services!
We deliver results you can trust with a short turnaround time, providing you with greater confidence.
- Detect popular human pathogens
- Detect Mycoplasma spp. contamination (optional service available as add-on)
- Result delivered in as little as one week (upon receipt of samples)
Contamination of cultured cell lines and tumors with human pathogens can pose health risks to personnel and introduce unwanted variables into your research. Minimize your risk with abm’s Human IMPACT testing services. Various panel options are available for maximum flexibility.
"abm has always been very helpful with technical assistance in any of our questions and concerns. I also consider the price for the services provided as very competitive, as other companies charge a multiple of abm's price."Dr. Cameron Moshfegh, ETH Zurich
Details on h-IMPACT Human Pathogen Testing Services:
To determine which service may be right for you, please read the virus information provided below. Additional individual agents are available (see below). A discount is available for 5 or more samples; please inquire prior to order placement.
|Service I||Service II||Service III|
|Human T-Lymphotropic Virus 1 (HTLV1)||✔||✔|
|Human T-Lymphotropic Virus 2 (HTLV2)||✔||✔|
|Hepatitis Virus A||✔||✔||✔|
|Hepatitis Virus B||✔||✔||✔|
|Hepatitis Virus C||✔||✔||✔|
|Human Immunodeficiency Virus 1 (HIV1)||✔||✔||✔|
|Human Immunodeficiency Virus 2 (HIV2)||✔||✔||✔|
|Hantaviruses (Hantaan, Seoul, Sin Nombre Viruses)||✔||✔|
|Herpes Simplex Virus 1||✔|
|Herpes Simplex Virus 2||✔|
|Human Herpes Virus 6||✔|
|Human Herpes Virus 8||✔|
|Human Papillomavirus 16 & 18 (HPV)||✔|
|Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis Virus||✔|
|Treponema pallidum (Syphilis)||✔|
Sample Submission Requirements:
Please send in 1 cryovial per sample containing at least 1x106 cells/vial. We accept samples in cell pellet form, in growth medium, freeze medium or phosphate-buffered saline.
For each tissue or tumor sample, please submit a 1.5 ml snap-cap or screw-cap tube with at least 30 mg of tissue (minimum 2-3 mm size) supplied in growth medium, freeze medium or phosphate-buffered saline.
Please send in 1 cryovial per sample with a minimum volume of 0.5 ml for best results.
If sample amount is limited, smaller amounts may be accommodated, please inquire with us.
Additional individual agents: