News : veterinary

New Monoclonal Antibodies Available for Canine Distemper Virus Tests
ViroStat has released a new set of Monoclonal Antibodies specific to the nucleocapsid of this virus. Select antibody pairs can be used for the detection of this virus by immunoassay methods including IFA and ELISA. more...
Prevent transmission of African Swine Fever virus
The rise and re-emergence of the African swine fever virus, both in wild boar and commercial pig farms, has caused concern in affected countries due to its devastating effect on pork production and wild boar populations. Find test kit suppliers here. more...
ViroStat has released a set of new monoclonal antibodies to CPV. These antibodies form pairs to detect the virus by ELISA. They also function in IFA staining to detect infected cells. more...
Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever virus ELISA Kits
ELISA Tests for Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) virus include kits for detection of IgG and IgM antibodies against the virus and also an antigen detection test is available. Recent CCHF cases have been reported in Spain. more...
Monkeypox virus
Creative Biogene Monkeypox Virus Real-Time PCR Kit is used to detect monkeypox virus in serum or lesion exudate samples by using real-time PCR systems. Cases have been reported in the US, UK, Israel, Singapore, and Nigeria over the last month.  more...
Foot and Mouth Disease Virus for Bovine Swine and Ovine
Tetracore has announced the licensing of their VetAlert™ Foot and Mouth Disease Virus (FMDV) RNA Diagnostic Test Kit by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Center for Veterinary Biologics (CVB). more...
Canine coronavirus test
Using a proprietary Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) technology, the QubeMDx performs the detection of CANINE CORONAVIRUS in only 15 minutes. more...
MVD-Enferplex Goat and Sheep Multi-Disease
Enfer Scientific's MVD-Enferplex Goat/Sheep Multi-Disease diagnostic test detects Caprine Arthritis-encephalitis Virus, Maedi Visna Virus, Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis, and M. paratuberculosis. Bespoke options available for combinations of 4 diseases.  more...
Diagnostic Test for Bovine Coronavirus and Bovine Respiratory Syncytial Virus
The Enferplex Bovine BCV/BRSV assay is a semi-quantitative luminescent (emission) immunological method for the detection of various antibodies in bovine serum, individual and bulk milk. Enferplex Bovine BCV/BRSV kit is intended for in vitro vet diagnostic use and research purposes only. more...
Biosurveilance tool for zoonotic disease spillover
Scientists at EcoHealth Alliance, alongside partners at the University of California, Davis and the global PREDICT Consortium, have developed a fully interactive tool that assigns a zoonotic risk score for wildlife-origin viruses, like SARS-CoV-2, Ebola, and endless other newly discovered viruses. more...
Test for West Nile Virus
Pro-Lab Diagnostic’s Pro-AmpRT West Nile Virus Detection Assay has been evaluated for detection of WNV in mosquitoes and birds by the CDC, as well as vector control and public health laboratories. Results available in two hours and have a 100% match with PCR. more...
Canine parvovirus study 2019-2021
A report on the number of canine parvovirus cases between Jan 2019-Jan 2021 has recently been published by the Small Animal Veterinary Surveillance Network (SAVSNET) in the British Veterinary Association Journal. more...
Keep Track of Point of Care Lateral Flow Test Results
The iPeak+ is a cost-effective lateral flow test reader delivering quantitative and qualitative results, able to read up to 5 strips with 7 lines per strip at once, making analysis of point of care tests objective, sensitive and traceable. more...
Equine Herpes Virus
A large outbreak of Equine Herpes Virus-1 among showjumping horses in Spain has resulted in many equine fatalities and severe clinical outcomes. EU countries are informing owners that returning horses be PCR tested twice before quarantine.  more...
Avian flu diagnostic
Thermo Fisher Scientific (Industrial) announces the availability of their USDA-licensed VetMAX™-Gold AIV Detection Kit: a rapid PCR-based testing solution that detects avian influenza with a high level of specificity, sensitivity, and reproducibility. more...