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Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory

Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory
Kansas State University
1800 Denison Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66506
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KSVDL Client Care
General Inquiries
785-532-5650 or
866-512-5650
Fax: 785-532-4835
clientcare@vet.k-state.edu

KSVDL Business Office
Billing Inquiries
785-532-3294 or
866-884-3867
Fax: 785-532-3502
vdlbusiness@vet.k-state.edu

Regular business hours:
8 am - 5 pm Mon.-Fri.
8 am - noon Sat.

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July 2019

New Tests at KSVDL 

Bovine Pinkeye (IBK) PCR Panel (MDL:3330)

This test is specific for:

Bacterial pathogens: Viral pathogen:
Moraxella bovoculi Bovine herpes virus type 1 (IBR)
Moraxella bovis 
Mycoplasma bovoculi 
Mycoplasma bovis 


Sample: eye swabs submitted in a sterile container with a few drops  (0.5 ml) of saline or PBS.

Test schedule: Monday through Friday 

Expected turnaround time: 1-2 days.

The results are reported out as Positive, Negative, Suspect, with Ct values.

 

Blue-green Algae (TOX-1003)

Microscopic examination of water

Sample: 500 ml water that includes pond scum

Test schedule: Monday through Friday 

Expected turnaround time: 1 day

 

Microcystin (TOX-1072)

Test is specific for a toxin produced by some blue-green algae

Sample:  

  1. 500 ml water that includes pond scum
  2. One pound of rumen contents

Test schedule: Monday through Friday 

Expected turnaround time: 1 day

 

Molecular Serotyping of Salmonella Isolates (MDL-1027)

Species: All

Sample: 

  1. culture plates, slants, purified DNA
  2. loop of culture inoculated into 2.0 ml of enrichment media
  3. minimum of 15 ul DNA at concentration of 10 ng/ul or higher

Test schedule: Monday through Friday 

Expected turnaround time: 3-4 days.

 

New Immunology Tests
  • Anti-nuclear Antibody 
  • Rheumatoid Factor
  • Immuno CSF 
  • Immuno Peritoneal   
  • Immuno Pleural  
  • Immunophenotyping of Bone Marrow  
  • Immunophenotyping of Lymph Node Aspirate  
  • Immunophenotyping of Peripheral Blood  
  • Immunofluorescent Antibody Assay

NEW Swine Diarrhea Panels!!

Swine Diarrhea PCR Full Panel (MDL-6020)

  • Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coliF6, F18, F41, K88, K99, st1a, st1b, elt, and stx2e
  • Clostridium perfringensAlpha & Beta toxins 
  • Clostridium difficiletoxins A & B
  • Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) 
  • Porcine deltacoronavirus (PDCov) 
  • Transmissible gastroenteritis virus (TGEV)
  • Salmonella spp. 
  • Lawsonia intracellularis 
  • generic Escherichia coli
  • Brachyspira hyodysenteriae 
  • Brachyspira pilosicoli 
  • Brachyspira hampsonii
  • Porcine rotavirus A, B and C

Swine Growing Pig Diarrhea PCR Panel (MDL-6023)

  • Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coliF6, F18, F41, K88, K99, st1a, st1b, elt, and stx2e
  • Salmonella spp. 
  • Lawsonia intracellularis 
  • generic Escherichia coli
  • Brachyspira hyodysenteriae 
  • Brachyspira pilosicoli 
  • Brachyspira hampsonii

Swine Suckling Pig Diarrhea PCR Panel (MDL-6021)           

  • Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coliF6, F18, F41, K88, K99, st1a, st1b, elt, and stx2e
  • Clostridium perfringensAlpha & Beta toxins 
  • Clostridium difficiletoxins A & B
  • Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) 
  • Porcine deltacoronavirus (PDCov) 
  • Transmissible gastroenteritis virus (TGEV)
  • Porcine rotavirus A, B and C

Swine Weaned Pig Diarrhea PCR Panel (MDL-6022)

  • Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coliF6, F18, F41, K88, K99, st1a, st1b, elt, and stx2e
  • Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) 
  • Porcine deltacoronavirus (PDCov) 
  • Transmissible gastroenteritis virus (TGEV)
  • Salmonella spp. 
  • Lawsonia intracellularis 
  • generic Escherichia coli
  • Porcine rotavirus A, B and C

For all Swine Diarrhea Panels:

Samples 

  • (5 gm) Feces or Intestinal content 
  • (5 gm) Intestine 
  • Fecal swabs 
  • A gel bacterial swab is not acceptable

Test schedule: Monday through Friday 

Expected turnaround time: 2-3 days for Enterotoxigenic E. coli

1-2 days for all other pathogens

 

For more information concerning any of these tests, please contact client care at clientcare@vet.k-state.edu or 866-512-5650.

 

 

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