Animal Species

Disease/Examination

Antibodies against Maedi-Visna disease & Caprine arthritis and encephalitis
Category: Veterinary investigations
Animal species: Sheep, Goat
Disease/Examination: Maedi-Visna, Caprine arthritis and encephalitis
Type of analysis/testing
Serology
Object

EDTA blood, blood serum

Method/principle

OIE Manual, chapter 2.7.2/3., Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)

The method has been accredited
Sample volume, packaging

Not less than 3 ml in vacuum test tube

Turnaround time (business days)
5
Price without VAT, EUR
3.27
Price with VAT, EUR
3.96
Maedi-Visna provirus genome LTR region sequence
Category: Veterinary investigations
Animal species: Sheep, Goat
Disease/Examination: Maedi-Visna, Caprine arthritis and encephalitis
Type of analysis/testing
Molecular biology
Object

EDTA blood

Method/principle

Extramiana et al. (2002), Polymerase chain reaction (PCR)

Sample volume, packaging

Not less than 3 ml, in vacuum test tube (+5±3) °C

Turnaround time (business days)
7
Price without VAT, EUR
29.74
Price with VAT, EUR
35.99
Maedi-Visna provirus (MVV) genom gagMA gene sequence
Category: Veterinary investigations
Animal species: Sheep, Goat
Disease/Examination: Maedi-Visna, Caprine arthritis and encephalitis
Type of analysis/testing
Molecular biology
Object

EDTA blood

Method/principle

Kuchar et al. (2013), Real time Polymerase Chain Reaction (rt PCR)

Sample volume, packaging

Not less than 10 ml, in vacuum test tube (+5±3) °C

Turnaround time (business days)
7
Price without VAT, EUR
29.27
Price with VAT, EUR
35.42