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 cattle

Bovine virus diarrhea / Mucosal disease (BVDV-1/2)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Virusanzucht / virus isolation EDTA-Blut, Serum, Tupferproben / EDTA blood, serum, swabs täglich / daily - 7d
Virus RT-PCR EDTA-Blut, Serum, Tupferproben / EDTA blood, serum, swabs täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Serumneutralisationstest / serum neutralization assay Serum / serum (1 ml) Di & Fr / Tue & Fri - 3d
Diarrhea (Rota- Corona, Norovirus)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Elektronenmikroskopie / electron microscopy Kotproben, Organe / faeces, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Virus RT-PCR Kotproben, Organe / faeces, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Respiratory disease / shipping fever (BRSV, PI-3)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Virusanzucht / virus isolation Nasentupfer, Bronchoalveoläre lavage, Organe / nasal swab, bronchoalveolar lavage, organs täglich / daily - 7d
Virus RT-PCR Nasentupfer, Bronchoalveoläre lavage, Organe / nasal swab, bronchoalveolar lavage, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Serumneutralisationstest / serum neutralization assay Serum / serum (1 ml) Di & Fr / Tue & Fri - 4-5d
BoHV-1 infections (IBR, IBP, IPV)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Virusanzucht / virus isolation EDTA-Blut, Nasentupfer, Genitaltupfer, Organe / EDTA blood, nasal and genital swab, organs täglich / daily - 7d
Virus RT-PCR EDTA-Blut, Nasentupfer, Genitaltupfer, Organe / EDTA blood, nasal and genital swab, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Serumneutralisationstest / serum neutralization assay Serum / serum (1ml) Di & Fr / Tue & Fri - 3d
BoHV-2 infections
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Virusanzucht / virus isolation Hautgeschabsel, Biopsie / skin scrape, biopsy täglich / daily - 7d
Virus PCR Hautgeschabsel, Biopsie / skin scrape, biopsy täglich / daily - 2d
Virus Elektronenmikroskopie / electron microscopy Hautgeschabsel, Biopsie / skin scrape, biopsy täglich / daily - 2d
BoHV-4 infections (reproductive disease)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Virusanzucht / virus isolation Genitaltupfer / genital swab täglich / daily - 7-14d
Virus PCR Genitaltupfer / genital swab täglich / daily - 2d
BoHV-5 infections (respiratory disease/encephalitis)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus PCR EDTA-Blut, Nasentupfer, ZNS / EDTA blood, nasal swab, cns täglich / daily - 2d
Malignant catarrhal fever (Macavirus infection, esp OvHV-2)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus (q)PCR EDTA-Blut, Nasen-, Konjunktivaltupfer, Organe / EDTA blood, nasal and conjunctival swabs, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Serumneutralisationstest / serum neutralization assay (Kreuzreaktivität mit / cross reactivitiy with AlHV) Serum / serum (1ml) Di & Fr / Tue & Fri - 5-7d
Bluetongue disease
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus RT-PCR EDTA-Blut, Organe / EDTA blood, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Infection with Schmallenberg orthobunyavirus
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus RT-PCR EDTA-Blut, Organe / EDTA blood, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Pseudocowpox infections (Parapoxvirus 1/2)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Elektronenmikroskopie / electron microscopy Geschabsel, Bläschenflüssigkeit / skin scrape, blister fluid täglich / daily - 2d
Virus PCR Geschabsel, Bläschenflüssigkeit / skin scrape, blister fluid täglich / daily - 2d
Papillomatosis
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Elektronenmikroskopie / electron microscopy Biopsie / biopsy täglich / daily - 2d
Virus PCR Biopsie / biopsy täglich / daily - 2d
Virus Herstellung einer stallspezifischen Vakzine / vaccine production Biopsie / biopsy (min 1g; 0,4g pro Tier / per animal) täglich / daily - 10-14d