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The Oregon State Public Health Laboratory (OSPHL) accept only specimens from facilities caring for individuals who may be infected with Ebola Zaire. OSPHL does not test for Ebola Sudan.
Submitters must work with public health authorities to complete the required forms and ship to the appropriate laboratories.
To obtain comprehensive information from the CDC, please visit the CDC's Guidance for Collection, Transport, and Submission of Specimens for Ebola Virus Testing webpage.
Responsibility for properly packaging specimens for transport lies with the organization packaging the specimen for transport.
The CDC has provided a fact sheet detailing Guidance for Collection, Transport and Submission of Specimens for Ebola Virus Testing in the United States (pdf)
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