QEBV - Overview: Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV), Molecular Detection, Quantitative PCR, Blood

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: QEBV    
Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV), Molecular Detection, Quantitative PCR, Blood

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

A prospective and diagnostic marker for the development of posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorders (PTLD), especially in Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-seronegative organ transplant recipients who receive anti-lymphocyte globulin for induction immunosuppression and OKT-3 treatment for early rejection

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

LightCycler Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

(PCR is utilized pursuant to a license agreement with Roche Molecular Systems Inc.)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Epstein-Barr Virus PCR, Quant, B

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

EBV (Epstein-Barr Virus)
Epstein Barr Virus
Infectious Mononucleosis
Post Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder (PTLD)
Epstein-Barr Virus PCR
Viral Load