WVDL – NOTICE of Board Meeting

Wisconsin Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory NOTICE OF BOARD MEETING Meeting Location: WVDL – Madison Board Room or Virtual via remote LifeSize connection. For more information and to request remote meeting access link, email: info@wvdl.wisc.edu Meeting Date …

Equine PCR Panels Update

Streptococcus equi equi and Equine herpesvirus type 1 (EHV-1) PCR panels The WVDL is temporarily suspending testing for Strep equi equi and EHV-1 as of 11/23/22. As we improve our assays, samples can still be …

2021 WVDL Annual Report

The 2021 WVDL Annual Report highlights all of work from our team and where we are going in 2022.  WVDL continues our high level of service for Wisconsin veterinarians and agriculture and collaboration with our …

Caseous Lymphadenitis (CL) ELISA Testing

CL ELISA Testing Delays: The Caseous Lymphadenitis (CL), caused by Corynebacterium pseudotuberulosis, ELISA is backordered and is not expected to arrive till April.  We suspect this is due to pandemic-related staffing and material shortages.  This …

Mink and SARS-CoV-2

Information From the WVDL Regarding Mustelid Species Affected by SARS-CoV-2 – By: Dr. Kathleen Deering, Diagnostic Pathologist / WVDL Mink are exquisitely vulnerable to infection with SARS-CoV-2 (Sudden Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus-2).  Like humans, mink …