Ordering Reagents for Vector-Borne Disease Testing

What to know

  • CDC's Division of Vector-Borne Diseases (DVBD) provides reagents that are not commercially available to state, local, and territorial public health laboratories.
  • Reagents are available for diagnostic testing of arboviral and rickettsial diseases.
Vector-borne disease researcher performing diagnostic test.

Arboviral reagents

Laboratories may request arboviral reagents by logging into the Arboviral Reagent Ordering System.

Serologic reagents for rickettsial diseases

Laboratories may request serologic reagents for rickettsial disease confirmation by contacting the Division of Scientific Resources at referencereagents@cdc.gov.

Dengue reagents

  • For technical and product support and to obtain the CDC DENV-1-4 rRT-PCR multiplex assay and a list of qualified ancillary reagents, contact the CDC Dengue Branch support team directly.
  • For ordering and technical support send an email to: DenguePCROrdering@cdc.gov. Include the following information in your message:
    • Laboratory name and address
    • Qualified contact person
    • Phone number
    • Email address
    • Shipping address