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Coccidiosis testing service

Coccidiosis imageAPHA Scientific offers a comprehensive coccidiosis testing service, which includes:

  • Species identification for poultry, farm animals and wildlife
  • Anticoccidial Sensitivity Tests (AST) for both caged and floor pen trials
  • Safety and efficacy testing for vaccines
  • Disinfectant efficacy testing for parasites ranging from coccidial oocyst sporulation tests to full in vivo efficacy tests
  • Access to one of the largest reference libraries of parasites in the world, many of them unique
  • Supply of parasites, normal and resistant strains and some parasites that pre-date treatments such as anticoccidials
  • Advice and consultancy
  • Good Laboratory Practice , Good Clinical Practice (veterinary) and Good Manufacturing Practice accredited facilities

Research into the control of veterinary parasites has been undertaken at the agency for over 80 years and has made a major contribution to increasing our understanding of diagnosis, pathobiology, epidemiology and development of effective treatments and control measures of parasites. As a result, our scientists have an unparalleled wealth of expertise and understanding of coccidiosis, particularly in farm animals and collaborate with researchers across Europe, Australia, the United States and the Middle East.

To discuss your requirements please contact our Customer Services Team

Tel:  +44 (0)1932 357641
Fax: +44 (0)1932 357701

Page last modified: 10 September, 2015