Direct Exam (MoldScan)


Analysis of Swab or Tape Lift samples using microscopy. Same Day turnaround on projects with less than 20 samples if received before 2:00 PM EST. Regular turnaround time is 24 hours. Rush analysis available at additional cost of $25 per sample during regular hours of operation and $50 per sample for Saturday processing.

*Analysis differs from qPCR Tests (like the Big 2 Test). The Direct Exam is primarily used to examine visible mold growth, while qPCR tests are used to examine samples of dust that may contain traces of mold and bacteria.*

Any and all shipping will be processed on weekdays during hours of operation.
Any item purchased after 3:00 pm EST will be processed the following business day.



A MoldScan is a fungal direct examination utilizing microscopy. This particular exam includes analysis of Swab or Tape Lift samples using microscopy. This analysis is a fast and inexpensive type of mold screening.

Additional information

Weight .2 lbs
Dimensions .5 × .5 × .5 in
Sample Type

Swab, Tape Lift


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