Sample material

You will find these abbreviations in part also on our submission forms. The materialsrequired for the individual tests are also indicated on the submission forms, however, forlack of space, not always completely.

, (comma) Information connected with comma: you can choose which sample you want to submit
+ Information connected with “+”: you must submit all of these sample materials

Test methods

AAS atom absorption spektrometry
AGG° agglutination
BSR° erythrocyte sedimentation rate
BLT° immunoblot
CEDIA cloned enzyme donor immuno assay
cELISA competitive ELISA
CLIA chemiluminiscence assay
CLA° chemiluminiscence assay
EIA correspondends to ELISA
ELISA enzyme linked immunosorbent assay
ELP° electrophoresis
FAVN fluorenscent antibody virus neutralisation
FTIR Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopymetry
GCMS gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
GMS° gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
HAH haemagglutination inhibition assaytest
HPLC high performance liquid chromatography
ICA immunchromatographic assay
ICP inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry
IFAT indirect fluorescent antibody test
IFT° immunofluorescence, indirect fluorescent antibody test
IMD° immunodiffusion
ISE ion-selective electrodes
KBR complement fixation test
KOA° coagulometry
LA slow agglutination
LCMS liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry
LIA° chemiluminiscence assay
LMS° liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry
MALDI-TOF matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionisation - time of flight mass spectrometry
MAT microscopic agglutination test
NIRS near-infrared spectroscopy
PARR polymerase chain reaction for antigen receptor rearrangements
PCR polymerase chain reaction
RIA radioimmunoassay
RSAT rapid slide agglutination test
SAFC sodium acetate-acetic acid-formalin concentration
TEG° thrombelastography
TIT° titration
VNT virus netralisation test

° abbreviation used in the findings

Other abbreviations

Ab Antibodies
rpM Revolutions per minute
* Partner laboratory


Duration The information applies from the date of arrival of the samplesat Laboklin. ”Days” means ”working days”. Due to delays in transport, test duration may take longer for tests which are carried out by a partner laboratory. The specified test durations are supplied without liability.


Large animals Horses and farm animals
Small mammals Rabbit, guinea pig, rat, mouse, hamster, ferret and other small mammals which are being kept as pets In individual cases, tests for small mammals may be also applicable for small wild mammals (e.g. hedgehogs).
Small animals Dog and cat
New World camelids llama, alpaca; Being polygastric, new world camelids may appear under the heading „ruminants“.
Farm animals Ruminants and pigs

Further notes

The obligation to notify the authorities upon suspicion of a disease applies to Germany. The obligation to notify the authorities upon diagnosis of a disease applies to Germany.