SUBMIT A SAMPLE

Please fill out the applicable form below to submit your samples for soil microbial community analysis and other fatty acid analysis services. Print the completed form (you will receive it via e-mail after form submission) and include it along with your samples. See our Shipping Instructions below for important information about how to package and ship your samples for fast and accurate results.

Questions? Read our FAQ or contact us!

 

  • Basic Information

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Customers Inside the USA
    Download USDA-APHIS Permit #P526P-19-00253 and include it inside your shipping container, as well as in a document envelope on the outside.
    International Customers Outside the USA
    Contact Microbial ID for a USDA-APHIS Permit Label.
    Download USDA-APHIS Permit # P330-18-00331 and include it inside your shipping container, as well as in a document envelope on the outside.


  • Billing Information

  • Payment Information

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Sample Information

  • For more than 10 samples: Download the Microbial ID Sample Submission Form, fill it out, and upload it below. If your sample information is already compiled in your own Excel file (or other file type), you may upload that file instead. For 10 or fewer samples: Fill in the fields below OR download the Microbial ID Sample Submission Form, fill it out, and upload it below.
  • File Upload

  • Upload your Microbial ID Sample Submission Form, or your own file, here.
    Accepted file types: xls, xlsx, csv.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

 

  • Basic Information

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • USDA-APHIS Permit # P526P-19-00253


  • Billing Information

  • Payment Information

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Sample Information

  • Enter your sample information here, OR upload your existing sample information file below.
  • File Upload

  • Upload your Microbial ID Sample Submission Form, or your own file, here.
    Accepted file types: xls, xlsx, csv.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Terms and Conditions

For FAME-ID or FAME-dir customers: Microbial ID requires samples to be pure culture. We are only able to accept samples from the United States of America.

For soil customers: Microbial ID requires all international soils (soils from outside of the United States) to be freeze-dried.

Send samples carefully packed, following the shipping instructions. (Click here for soil samples, or click here for non-soil samples.) Please also enclose the printed sample submission form with sample codes, contact person, and billing information including a PO number or VISA/MC/AmEx card number with name and expiration date.

Turnaround times are highly dependent on the number of samples you submit, as well as your specific project. Please contact Microbial ID for an accurate turnaround time related to your project. Turnaround time begins on the day your samples are received.

Please e-mail any questions to servicelab@microbialid.com.