Laboratory diagnosis of diseases caused by Clostridium botulinum and its neurotoxins has been our business for 20 years. We would like to support you on the way to a valid diagnosis. In addition to cultivating the bacteria, in-house antigen and antibody ELISAs, we also offer toxin typing for various sample matrices.
No matter if you are working with large animals like cattle, horse, pigs or Other animals like dogs or cats, our microbiology lab offers a comprehensive list of microbiological analyses and tests with a special expertise on Clostridia. Highlight is our MALDI-TOF based identification and comparison of the microbes.
Analyses of Food and Feed Samples
Zum Schutz von Rindern gegen Clostridium botulinum For the protection of cattle against Botulism with types C and D the Botulism vaccine from Onderstepoort Biological Products can be obtained from us. And if commercial vaccines do not show the desired success or a vaccine for pathogens or toxins isolated from your samples is not available, we would be happy to supply you with auto-vaccines with the support of our partners.