A realtime PCR for the direct detection of equine herpesvirus type 3 is now available at LABOKLIN. The equine coital exanthema caused by EHV-3 is a predominantly venereally transmitted mild disease.
Sample material: swab without medium (lesions on vaginal vestibule, penis, preputium, or perineal skin), tissue (lesions)
A realtime PCR for the detection of Ophidiomyces ophiodiicola is now available at Laboklin.
Ophidiomyces (formerly Chrysosporium) ophiodiicola is a causative agent of snake fungal disease. Infections with O. ophiodiicola are associated with skin lesions, pustules, nodules and swelling of the skin. Lesions are primarily occur on the head, but can also spread to the whole body.
Sample material: dry swab (skin), tissue (skin)