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News releases and other recent information

A real-time RT-PCR for detecting PORCINE SAPELOVIRUS (PSV)



Livestock Animals

Several cases of polioencephalomyelitis caused by Porcine sapelovirus (PSV) have been recently reported in Québec herds. Porcine sapelovirus (PSV) is an RNA virus in the family Picornaviridae. PSV is closely

New Biovet quantitative real time PCR kits



Diagnostic Kits

FAST – EASY – CONVENIENT – RELIABLE • Swinecheck® PCV2-PCV3 duplex qPCR • Swinecheck® TGEV-PEDV-PoDCV qPCR • Swinecheck® PRRSV MLV-ATP-FOS qPCR • Swinecheck® PRRSV type 1 & 2 qPCR MAJOR ADVANTAGES

Real-time PCR (qPCR) for PRRS virus detection



Livestock Animals

We want to inform you that we will soon offer a new real-time PCR (qPCR) test for detection of the PRRS virus. Like our previous qPCR, this test was developed

A QUICK and ACCURATE qPCR test to detect Serratia marcescens in semen



Livestock Animals

The presence of certain bacteria in ready-to-use boar semen can detrimentally affect semen quality over time. Consequently, the use of contaminated semen may result in poor fertility (returns to oestrus)

Appointment of new director of sales at Biovet



Agri-Foods, Animal Health, Water

Dr. René Lallier, President of Biovet, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jules Lallier, BBA, MHK as Sales Manager. Mr. Lallier started at Biovet in the summer of

Biovet Receives a New SCC Accreditation for Salmonella Enteritidis Isolation from Poultry Environmental Samples



Livestock Animals

Biovet is proud to announce that its Agri-Food Microbiology Laboratory has been certified by the Canadian Standards Council (SCC) as “Conforms with requirements of CAN-P-1587, CAN-P-4E (ISO/IEC 17025)”. This concerns

IMPROVED Digestive Profiles for canine and feline



Companion Animal - Equine ,

Biovet now offers IMPROVED Digestive Profiles for canine and feline with two additional pathogens.* « These real-time PCR tests for the detection of the main infectious agents of the digestive tract

Bovin laitier / Dairy cattle

Maldi Tof and coagulase negative Staphylococci (CNS)



Livestock Animals

Since we started using our new Maldi Tof bacterial identification device, we have received many questions regarding the interpretation of testing reports mentioning various species of Staphylococci, such as S.

A faster and more accurate diagnosis of bacterial infections with Maldi Tof



Companion Animal - Equine, Livestock Animals ,

Biovet has just acquired a “Maldi Biotyper Smart System”, a bacterial identification machine using the MALDI TOF MS technology. This device enables extremely fast and accurate identification of bacterial isolates.

Bovin laitier / Dairy cattle

An even faster and more accurate diagnosis of mastitis with Maldi Tof



Livestock Animals

Biovet has just acquired a “Maldi Biotyper Smart System”, a bacterial identification machine using MALDI TOF MS technology. This device enables extremely fast and accurate identification of bacteria as soon