Information for veterinarians

On the following pages you'll find useful information on offered tests and services as autovaccine production. For detailed information on rabies antibody testing for travel purposes see "rabies antibody test".

service spectrum for cats

Rabies antibody test (FAVN test)
Detection of antibodies against rabies virus; for import/ export testing please use the respective form
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Antibody FAVN-Test Serum / serum (0,5 ml) Mo & Mi / Mon & Wed - 2d
Felines leukemia virus (FeLV)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Provirus-PCR EDTA-Blut, Knochenmark / EDTA blood, bone marrow täglich / daily - 2d
FIV infection ("feline AIDS")
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Antibody Immunoblot Serum / serum (0,5 ml) Mo & Do / Mon & Thu - 2d
Virus RT-PCR EDTA-Blut, Organe / EDTA blood, organs täglich / daily - 2d
FIP / diarrhea (FCoV)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus (q)RT-PCR Punktat, Kotprobe, EDTA-Blut, Liquor, Organe / ascites, faeces, EDTA blood, csf, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Indirekter Immunfluoreszenztest / indirect immunofluorescence assay Serum, Liquor, Punktat / serum, csf, ascites (0,5 ml) täglich / daily - 2d
Respiratory disease, chronic stomatitis, limping syndrome (FCV)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Virusanzucht / virus isolation Nasen-, Rachentupfer, EDTA-Blut, Organe / nasal and pharyngeal swab, EDTA blood, organs täglich / daily - 7d
Virus RT-PCR Nasen-, Rachentupfer, EDTA-Blut, Organe / nasal and pharyngeal swab, EDTA blood, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Serumneutralisationstest / serum neutralization assay Serum / serum (0,5 ml) Di & Fr / Tue & Fri - 3d
Feline rhinotracheitis (FeHV)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Virusanzucht / virus isolation Nasen-, Konjunktivaltupfer, EDTA-Blut, Organe / nasal and conjunctival swabs, EDTA blood, organs täglich / daily - 7d
Virus PCR Nasen-, Konjunktivaltupfer, EDTA-Blut, Organe / nasal and conjunctival swabs, EDTA blood, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Serumneutralisationstest / serum neutralization assay Serum / serum (0,5 ml) Di & Fr / Tue & Fri - 3d
Feline panleukopenia (FPV)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Virusanzucht / virus isolation EDTA-Blut, Organe / EDTA blood, organs täglich / daily - 7d
Virus PCR Kotprobe (-tupfer), EDTA-Blut, Liquor, Organe / faeces (swabs), EDTA blood, csf, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Virus Immunelektronenmikroskopie / immune electron microscopy Kotprobe, Organe / faeces, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Serumneutralisationstest / serum neutralization assay Serum / serum (0,5ml) Di & Fr / Tue & Fri - 3d
Diarrhea (Rotavirus)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Elektronenmikroskopie / electron microscopy Kotprobe, Organe / faeces, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Virus PCR Kotprobe, Organe / faeces, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Borna Disease
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Antibody Indirekter Immunfluoreszenztest / indirect immunofluorescence assay Serum, Liquor / serum, csf (0,5 ml) täglich / daily 2d
Tick borne encephalitis
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus RT-PCR Liquor, Zecken, EDTA-Blut / csf, ticks, EDTA blood täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Serumneutralisationstest / serum neutralization assay Serum, Liquor / serum, csf (0,5 ml) nach Bedarf / if required - 3d
Cowpox infection
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Elektronenmikroskopie / electron microscopy Hautgeschabsel, Biopsie, Organe / skin scrape, biopsy, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Virus PCR Hautgeschabsel, Biopsie, Organe / skin scrape, biopsy, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Virus Virusanzucht / virus isolation Hautgeschabsel, Biopsie, Organe / skin scrape, biopsy, organs täglich / daily - 7d
Feline sarcoid / papillomatosis
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus PCR (Sarkoid / sarcoid) Biopsie / biopsy täglich / daily - 2d
Virus Elektronenmikroskopie / electron microscopy (Papillome / papilloma) Biopsie / biopsy täglich / daily - 2d
Virus Vakzineherstellung / vaccine production Biopsie / biopsy (min 1g) täglich / daily - 10-14d
Vaccine efficiency control (RV, FCV, FeHV, FPV)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Antibody FAVN-Test, Serumneutralisationstest / FAVN assay, serum neutralization assay Serum / serum (ca. 2 ml) s. Einzelbeschreibungen / see respective virus