Virology Core Services

The Virology Core laboratory is licensed as a clinical laboratory by the State of California and has been awarded Certificates of Compliance from the Health Care Financing Administration in Virology and Immunology (CLIA 05D0969871).

 

Assays/Tests

Assays/Tests

Internal Price/Unit1

External Price/Unit2
(Academic / Non-Profit)

External Price/Unit3
(Corporate)

HIV Genotype Resistance Testing - RT/PRO  $  414.00  $  521.50  
HIV Genotype Resistance Testing - Integrase  $  402.50  $  507.50  
HIV-1 Viral Load (Abbott)   $    81.00  $    102.00  $  150.00
HIV-1 Viral Load Single Copy   $  122.00  $  153.50  $  207.50
HIV-1 Viral Load Seminal Fluid   $    85.00  $  107.00  
HIV Cell DNA VL   $    58.50  $    74.00  
HIV CA-DNA VL (Total)   $    61.00  $    77.00  
HIV CA-DNA VL (Int)   $    61.00  $    77.00  
HIV CA-DNA VL (2-LTR)   $    61.00  $    77.00  
HIV Cell RNA VL   $    58.00  $    73.00  
Plasma RNA Extraction   $    30.50  $    38.50  $    55.00
Cellular RNA Extraction AllPrep  $    54.50  $    68.50  
Cellular DNA Extraction AllPrep  $    42.00  $    53.00  
RT   $    31.50  $    40.00  $    48.50
PCR   $    11.00  $    14.00  $    16.50
Gel   $       6.50  $       8.00  
Sequencing   $    29.00  $    36.50  
Seq Analysis   $    32.00  $    45.50  
       

Specimen Processing

Specimen Processing

Internal Price/Unit1

External Price/Unit2
(Academic / Non-Profit)

Cell Enrichment (Magnetic Bead)  $    104.00  $  131.00
PBMC Processing <= 100ml   $  212.50  $  268.00
PBMC Processing 101-200ml   $  288.00  $  363.00
PBMC Processing 201-300ml   $  378.50  $  477.00
PBMC Processing 301-400ml   $  484.00  $  609.50
PBMC Processing 401-500ml   $  558.00  $  609.50
PBMC Processing- 2nd Type Aliquoting   $    96.00  $  121.00
PBMC Processing CPT   $  118.50  $  149.50
Plasma Processing   $    77.00  $    97.00
Serum Processing   $    66.50  $    83.50
Whole Fluid Aliquoting   $    59.50  $    75.00
Whole Fluid Fractionation   $    69.50  $    88.00
Cytobrush Processing   $    59.00  $    74.50
Sno-Strip Processing   $    59.00  $    74.50
Dried Blood Spot   $    46.00  $    58.00
Specimen Handling   $    22.00  $    27.50
LN2 Storage (per box/month)   $    14.50  $    18.50
Hourly Rate   $  155.00  $  195.50

 

Shipping

Shipping Volume/Description

Internal Price/Unit1

External Price/Unit2
(Academic / Non-Profit)

Special Request Shipping (1-81)   $  355.00  $  447.50
Special Request Shipping (82-162)   $  543.00  $  684.50
Special Request Shipping (163-243)   $  731.00  $  921.00
Routine Shipping (1-81)   $  167.00  $  210.50
Routine Shipping (82-162)   $  253.50  $  319.50
Routine Shipping (163-243)   $  342.00  $  431.00

 

Notes

  1. Internal rate for UCSF and affiliates
  2. External Users - F&A rate applies (26%)
  3. External Corporate Users - Corporate rate + 26% F&A

**Does not include Courier Charges (paid by study)