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Timely Diagnostic Tests Offered at KSVDL

Bovine Abortion Tissue PCR Panel

KSVDL is offering a fetal tissue abortion panel that includes:

    • Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis (IBR)
    • Bovine Viral Diarrhea (BVD) type 1 and 2
    • Leptospira serovars (L. canicola, L. grippotyphosa, L. hardjo, L. icterohaemorrhagiae, L. pomona
    • Neospora caninum

Sample: 1 gm each, fresh tissues that include: liver, kidney, skeletal muscle, spleen, lung, placenta

Bovine Abortion Serology Panel

KSVDL is offering a diagnostic panel that is designed to test dams which have aborted.
Pathogens included in the panel are:

    • Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis (IBR)
    • Bovine Viral Diarrhea (BVD) type 1 and 2
    • Leptospira serovars (L. canicola, L. grippotyphosa, L. hardjo, L. icterohaemorrhagiae, L. pomona)
    • Neospora caninum
    • Brucella abortus

Results reported as titers: IBR, BVD, Lepto
Results reported as positive or negative, with S/P ratios: Neospora
Results reported as positive or negative: Brucella

Sample: 2-3 ml serum (red top) or preservative-free tube

New Tests Coming Soon to KSVDL!!

Bovine Fecal Egg Count Qualitative and Quantitative PCR

This PCR will provide speciation-differentiation of the most important internal parasites including strongyles

Gene Sequencing for IBR, BRSV, Corona Virus

This test will assess "relatedness" of virus strains isolated from clinical cases to the vaccine strains that are available

Equine Respiratory Viral Panel PCR

Wild type Equine herpesvirus type 1 (EHV1w)
Mutant herpesvirus type 4 (EHV4)
Equine influenza A virus (EIV) genotype H3N8 (equine-2)
Equine arteritis virus (EAV)

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