Molecular

We have provided a requisition form which must accompany all samples to our laboratory – see request forms. We are constantly developing new tests so please contact us with any requests.

Animal Genetic TestsTest code Preferred Sample Type
Bovine Blood Line (Parentage)BPMDS
Feline Polycystic Kidney DiseasePKD EDTA / MDS
Multi-Drug Resistance Gene (Canine)MDR1EDTA
Porcine Stress SyndromePMHH / MDS / EDTA
β-Casein A1A2 DifferentiationA1A2EDTA
Aquatic Disease TestsTest code Preferred Sample Type
Koi Herpes VirusKHV GS / T
Abalone Herpesvirus AbHVT
Ostreid Herpesvirus 1OHV1T
Perkinsus OlseniP.OLT
Xenohaliotis CaliforniensisX.CALT
Avian TestsTest code Preferred Sample Type
Avian Bornavirus PDD BF / EDTA / MDS / T
Avian DNA Sexing AS WB / MDS
Avian Polyoma VirusAPV WB / MDS / T
Chlamydophilia psittaciCP WB / MDS / CS / T
Pachecos Disease VirusPDV WB / MDS / T
Pigeon CircovirusPCIRC WB / MDS / BF
Psittacine Beak and Feather Disease VirusPBFDVEDTA / MDS / BF
Bovine TestsTest code Preferred Sample Type
Bovine Herpes Virus 1BHV NS / T
Bovine Leukaemia VirusBLVEDTA
Bovine Viral Diarrhoea VirusBVDV EDTA / M / T/ SF
Campylobacter Foetus CAMP FFM / SF
Coxiella BurnetiiC.BURNEDTA / FM / T
Epizootic Haemorrhagic DiseaseEHDEDTA
Mycoplasma bovisM.BOVIS M / NS
Tritrichomonas foetusTF FM / SF
Canine TestsTest code Preferred Sample Type
Babesia spp. BAB EDTA
Bordetella BronchisepticaBBSNS
Canine AdenovirusCAVEDTA / MDS
Canine Distemper VirusCDV EDTA / CSF / T
Canine Herpes VirusCHV EDTA / T
Canine ParvovirusCPV EDTA / T
Clostridium Difficile (Toxin A and B) C.DIFFF
Ehrlichia canis EC EDTA
Giardia LambliaGLF
Leptospira spp.LEPTOEDTA / FM
Mycoplasma Haemocanis HAEMOC EDTA
Equine TestsTest code Preferred Sample Type
Bacterial 16S Typing16ST
Equine Herpes Virus 1EHV1 EDTA / N / T
Equine Herpes Virus 2EHV2 NS / T
Mycoplasma spp. TypingGEN MYCOT
Pneumocystis CariniPCPT / NS
Rhodococcus Equi R.EQUI F / T
Theileria Equi (babesia Equi)TEQEDTA
Feline TestsTest code Preferred Sample Type
Bartonella spp.BART EDTA / T
Bordetella BronchisepticaBBS NS
Chlamydophilia FelisCF ES / EDTA
Chlostridium Difficile (Toxin A and B) C.DIFFF
Feline Calicivirus FECL ES / NS
Feline CoronavirusFECV EDTA
Feline Herpes VirusFHVES / NS / EDTA
Feline Distemper VirusFEPLVEDTA
Feline Immunodeficiency VirusFIV EDTA / T
Feline Leukemia VirusFELV EDTA
Giardia LambliaGLF
Mycoplasma Haemofelis HAEMOF EDTA
Toxoplasma gondiiTOXO EDTA / CSF
Porcine TestsTest code Preferred Sample Type
Actinobacillus PleuropneumoniaeAPPN NS
Brachyspira hyodysenteriaeBH F
Brachyspira pilosicoliBP F
Haemophilus ParasuisH.PARANS / OF / T
Lawsonia intracellularisLAWS F
Mycoplasma HyopneumoniaM.HYOP NS / OF / T / TS
Mycoplasma HyorhinisM.HYOR NS / OF
Pasteurella multocidaPM NS / OF / T
Porcine Circovirus – 2 (Detection & Viral Load) PCV-2 VLEDTA / OF
Salmonella Spp. SAL F
Streptococcus SuisS.SUISEDTA / OF
Poultry TestsTest code Preferred Sample Type
6/85 MG Vaccine Strain6/85 T / TS
Avian Encephalomyelitis VirusAE F / T
Avian Fowl PoxPOX TS
Avian Leukosis Virus J-Strain ALV-J T
Avian Nephritis Virus ANV CS / T
Avian ReovirusREO T / TS
Chicken AstrovirusC.ASTCS / EDTA / TS /T
Chicken Infectious Anaemia VirusCIAVT / TS
Egg Drop Syndrome VirusEDSVCS
Haemophilus paragallinarumHPG T / TS
Infectious Bronchitis VirusIBV T / TS
IBV GenotypingIBV GEN T / TS
Infectious Bursal Disease Virus IBDVT /TS
IBDV GenotypingIBDV GENT / TS
Infectious Laryngotracheitis Virus ILTV TS
Listeria MonocytogenesL MONOEDTA / OC /T
Mareks Disease VirusMDVT
Mycoplasma gallisepticum MG T / TS
Mycoplasma synoviae MS T / TS
Mycoplasma synoviae Genotyping MS GEN T / TS
Newcastle Disease VirusNDV GEN T / TS
Ornithobacterium rhinotrachealeORT TS
Pasteurella multocidaPM CS /TS
TS11 MG Vaccine StrainTS11 T / TS
Turkey Rhinotracheitis Virus TRTV TS
Nulceic Acid Amplification – PanelsTest code Preferred Sample Type
Bovine Abortion PanelBAPEDTA / FM / SF
Bovine Respiratory PanelBRPNS
Campylobacter Fetus / Tritrichomonas Foetus TTF/CFM / SF
Food PanelFPFeed
Preferred Sample Type Key
Sample Type Sample Code Transit Times & Storage Temperature
Blood Feather BFO/N at Room Temp.
Cloacal Swab CS O/N at 2-8°C
Eye Swab ES O/N at 2-8°C
Fecal Swab FeS O/N at 2-8°C
Foetal Material FM O/N at 2-8°C
Food Sample FS O/N at 2-8°C
Hair Sample H O/N at Room Temp.
MDS Collection Kit MDS O/N at Room Temp.
Milk M O/N at 2-8°C
Nasal Swab NS O/N at 2-8°C
Overnight Culture OC O/N at 2-8°C
Seminal Fluid SF O/N at 2-8°C
Tissue or Aspirate T O/N at 2-8°C
Tracheal Swab TS O/N at 2-8°C
Whole Blood WB O/N at 2-8°C
Whole Fish WF O/N at 2-8°C