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 horses

Equine infectious anemia
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus RT-PCR EDTA-Blut, Organe / EDTA blood, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Agargeldiffusion / immunodiffusion assay (Coggins-Test) Serum / serum (0,5ml) Mo, Di, Mi, Fr / Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri - 2-3d
Equine virus arteritis
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus RT-PCR Tupferproben, EDTA-Blut, Sperma, Organe / swabs, EDTA blood, seminal fluid, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Virus Virusanzucht / virus isolation Tupferproben, EDTA-Blut, Sperma, Organe / swabs, EDTA blood, seminal fluid, organs täglich / daily - 7-14d
Antibody Serumneutralisationstest / serum neutralization assay Serum / serum (0,5ml) Di & Fr / Tue & Fri - 4-6d
Equine influenza (EIV-A equi 1/2)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus RT-PCR Nasen-, Rachentupfer, EDTA-Blut / nasal and pharyngeal swabs, EDTA blood täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Hämagglutinationshemmtest (HAH) / hemagglutination inhibition assay (HAI) Serum / serum (0,5ml) täglich / daily - 2d
Borna disease
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus RT-PCR Liquor (10 ml), ZNS, Auge / csf (10 ml), cns, eye täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Indirekter Immunfluoreszenztest / indirect immunofluorescence assay Serum, Liquor / serum, csf (0,5 ml) täglich / daily - 2d
Diarrhea (Rota-, Coronavirus)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Elektronenmikroskopie / electron microscopy Kotprobe, Organe / faeces, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Virus RT-PCR Kotprobe, Organe / faeces, organs täglich / daily - 2d
Tick borne encephalitis
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus RT-PCR EDTA-Blut, Liquor, Zecken / EDTA blood, csf, ticks täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Serumneutralisationstest / serum neutralization assay Serum, Liquor / serum, csf (0,5 ml) nach Bedarf / if required - 3d
Abortion, Rhinopneumonitis, Myeloencephalopathy (EHV-1/4)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Virusanzucht / virus isolation EDTA-Blut, Nasen-/Rachentupfer (resp.), Organe (Abort) / EDTA blood, nasal and pharyngeal swab (resp.), organs (abortion) täglich / daily - 7d
Virus PCR EDTA-Blut, Nasen-/Rachentupfer (resp.), Organe (Abort) / EDTA blood, nasal and pharyngeal swab (resp.), organs (abortion) täglich / daily - 2d
Antibody Serumneutralisationstest / serum neutralization assay Serum, Liquor / serum, csf (2 ml) Di & Fr / Tue & Fri - 3d
Infections with EHV-2/5 (Equine cytomegalovirus / multinodular pulmonary fibrosis)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus Virusanzucht / virus isolation Augentupfer (Cytobrush), Nasen-, Rachentupfer, EDTA-Blut / cytobrush eye, nasal and pharyngeal swab, EDTA blood täglich / daily - 10-12d
Virus PCR Augentupfer (Cytobrush), Nasen-, Rachentupfer, EDTA-Blut / cytobrush eye, nasal and pharyngeal swab, EDTA blood täglich / daily - 2d
Equine coital exanthema (EHV-3)
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus PCR Genitaltupfer / genital swab täglich / daily - 2d
Equine sarcoid / papillomatosis
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus PCR (Sarkoid / sarcoid) Biopsie / biopsy täglich / daily - 2d
Virus Elektronenmikroskopie (Papillome / papilloma) Biopsie / biopsy täglich / daily - 2d
Virus Herstellung stallspezifischer Vakzine / vaccine production Biopsie / biopsy (min. 1g) täglich / daily - 10-14d
West-Nile-Virus
Detection Method Sample Material Frequency and duration of test
Virus RT-PCR Liquor, ZNS / csf, cns täglich / daily - 2d
Vaccine efficiency control (RV, EHV-1/4, EIV-A, EAV)
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