Our institute offers services in the field of veterinary pathogen diagnostics. In addition, we conduct clinical research with regard to the further development of diagnostics and vaccines.
Our Diagnostic Services
Birds and Poultry
Cats and Dogs
SARS-CoV-2 diagnostics for pets and companion animals now available!
The Institute of Virology of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine Leipzig offers a PCR-based detection method for the detection of the new coronavirus - SARS-CoV-2 - in pets and companion animals. Suitable test material are swabs from the nose and/or throat. Sampling systems with a virus transport medium are preferable to the classic dry swabs. Please use the INQUIRY
102 KB form for sending in samples.
Please note that we only examine veterinary and no human medical samples!
For information you can reach our veterinarians on duty under the telephone number +49 341 9738211 and mobile under +49 1525 1758890
Customized Virological Diagnostics
The Institute of Virology offers services in the field of virological diagnostics of pathogens relevant to veterinary medicine.
You have not found a suitable diagnostic offer in our portfolio?
Our scientists are happy to help you and develop individual concepts and solutions together with you.
Do not hesitate to contact us