1Typical turn-around time for criteria compliant samples received by 3:30 PM during standard operating hours resulting in a conclusive COVID-19 Negative outcome2.
2Confirmatory assays for presumptive positive or inclusive results may incur longer processing times, typically within 12-24 hrs, and guaranteed within 48hrs, of sample receipt.
3No guarantees for sample processing or results turnaround are made where samples (including associated documentation) are not criteria compliant.
4Rush processing (results within 3 hours of sample receipt2,3) may be requested7 at an additional fee. Please inquire via phone or email for arrangements.
5After-Hours sample receipt and/or processing with typical turnaround1,2,3 may be requested7 at an additional fee. Please inquire via phone or email for arrangements.
6After-Hours Rush processing (results within 3 hours of sample receipt2,3) may be requested at an additional fee.
7Please inquire via phone or email for appointments and atypical arrangements.
Why choose Norgen?
Norgen Biotek is a world-renowned biotechnology company that has been developing testing solutions since 1998. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we developed a complete workflow that is non-invasive for sample collection and reliably detects the SARS-CoV-2 virus and its variants.
TravelSafe with Norgen Biotek
With the current state of COVID-19, some countries are requiring international travellers to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test result before entry.
Norgen Biotek offers pre-departure COVID-19 PCR testing with results available in as little as 8 hours.* If your country of destination requires proof of a negative COVID-19 test result, contact one of our experts today to get started.
- $125 + HST
- Painless, non-invasive saliva-based sample collection
- PCR test results available in just 8 hours
- Saliva sample collection takes place at our facilities located in Thorold, ON
COVID-19 PCR detection
Get trusted results with saliva-based PCR testing, the gold standard method for COVID-19 detection!
Start with PCR and minimize the risk of inaccurate results and ensure the detection of all known variants.
How does it work?
Samples can be collected in the comfort of your own home or workplace, without the need for a healthcare professional. Simply assign a sample collection supervisor to watch our short training video and observe the collection process. If you live alone, contact us directly and we would be happy to arrange a digital session to supervise your sample collection.
Samples are processed directly in Norgen Biotek's diagnostic laboratory by a group of professional technicians and scientists. Our laboratory is licensed with the Ontario Ministry of Health, ensuring the highest quality and reliability of results.
Receive your results quickly and easily by email. Positive test results will also be shared with your local public health authority, as required by the Ministry of Health.
TravelSafe with Norgen Biotek
Norgen offers COVID-19 Testing Services for Travel. Contact one of our experts today to get started.Get Started