IDEXX Laboratories Pty Ltd

Site

Adelaide Laboratory

Accreditation No.

10166

Site No.

13978

Date of Accreditation

24 Sep 1998

Address

117 Greenhill Road
Unley, SA 5061
Australia

idexx.com.au

Contact

Ms Maryke Du Plessis P: +61 (08) 81522722

Availability

Services available to external clients

Supervision

Veterinarian Supervised Laboratory

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Animal Health

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis of excretaFor companion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, wildlife, equine and avian species Faeces Faecal fat Microscopic examination

in-house method PAR3, stains include Sudan A, Sudan B, Iodine for neutral fats, free fatty acids and starch.

Occult blood HemaScreen FOB kit Manufacturers instructions
Urine Crystals; Epithelial cells; Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Fat globules; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Sediment examination; Yeasts Microscopic examination in-house method URI1
Bilirubin; Glucose; Ketones; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Nitrite; Specific gravity; Urinalysis; Urobilinogen; pH Dipstick

in-house method URI1; manufacturers instructions, Dipstick method - Multistix (Siemens) using Clinitek

Analysis of excretacompanion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, aquatic animals, equine species and avian species Urine Specific gravity Refractometry

in-house method URI1

Blood groupingFor companion animals Whole blood Canine blood groups - DEA; Feline blood groups - AB Agglutination

in-house method HAE38; manufacturers instructions

Bone marrow examinationFor companion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, equine species and avian species Bone marrow; Smears Examination of aspirated material Microscopic examination in-house method CYT6
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studiesFor companion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, equine species and avian species Plasma; Serum ALP steroid isoenzyme; Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Amylase; Amyloid A; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bile acids; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein - Canine (canine CRP); Calcium; Chloride; Cholesterol; Creatinine; Creatinine kinase; Fibrinogen; Fructosamine; Glucose; Glutamine dehydrogenase; Iron; Lipase; Magnesium; Microprotein; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Symmetric dimethyl amine; Triglycerides; Urea; Uric acid; β-Hydroxybutyrate; γ-Glutamyltransferase Autoanalyser (AA)

Beckman Coulter AU680

Urine Cortisol Autoanalyser (AA) in-house method END2; Immulite 1000
Chloride clearance; Creatinine; Creatinine clearance; Electrolytes; Microprotein; Potassium clearance; Protein; Sodium clearance Autoanalyser (AA)

in-house method BIO30; Beckman Coulter AU680

Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studiesFor companion animals Serum Canine pancreatic lipase; Feline pancreatic lipase Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SNAP

in-house method SER115; manufacturers instructions - IDEXX SNAP Test

Cytopathology investigationsFor companion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, aquatic animals, equine and avian species Fluids - Ascites, washes, urine effusions FNA varying sites Cell count; Cell identification Microscopic examination in-house method CYT18
Detection and identification of bacteriaFor companion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, aquatic animals, equine and avian species Faeces; Fluids; Swabs; Tissues Identification of unknown bacteria Cultural in-house method MIC49
Urine Identification of unknown bacteria Cultural in-house method MIC49
Detection and identification of parasites and arthropodsFor companion animals, production animals, avian species and equine species Faeces Identification of unknown helminth oocysts, cysts and eggs; Identification of unknown protozoa oocysts, cysts and eggs Faecal floatation in-house method PAR 9
Detection and identification of parasites and arthropodsFor companion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, wildlife, equine and avian species Faeces Coccidia oocyst count; Strongylid egg count Microscopic examination

in-house method PAR9

Identification of unknown parasites Microscopic examination; Morphological identification

in-house methods PAR1 and PAR9

Detection and identification of parasites and arthropodsFor companion animals Faeces Giardia spp. Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SNAP

in-house method PAR1; manufacturers instructions - IDEXX SNAP test

Detection and identification of parasites and arthropodsFor production animals Faeces Liver fluke Sedimentation

in-house method PAR16; Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia approved FEST procedure

Detection and identification of parasites and arthropodscompanion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, equine and avian species Serum Heartworm Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SNAP

in-house method SER34; manufacturers instructions - IDEXX SNAP test

Detection and identification of virusescompanion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, equine and avian species Faeces Parvovirus Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SNAP

in-house method SER32; manufacturers instructions - IDEXX SNAP test

Detection and quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoringFor companion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, equine species and avian species Whole blood Cortisol; Phenobarbital; Progesterone Immunoassay

Automated - Immulite 1000

Determination of compatibility of blood donor unitsFor companion animals Whole blood Group checks of patient and donor Cross matching

in-house method HAE3 - manual method

Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteinsFor companion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, aquatic animals, equine species and avian species Plasma; Serum Thyroxine (T4) - Total Spectrophotometry

in-house method WI47; Beckman Coulter AU680

Haemastasis/coagulation related testingFor companion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, equine species and avian species Plasma Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); Platelets; Prothrombin time (PT) Automated coagulation factor

in-house method HAE22; KC1 coagulation analyzer

Haematology - Full blood examinationFor companion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, equine species and avian species Whole blood Differential cell count; Erythrocyte count (red blood cell count, RBCC); Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Haemoglobin (Hb); Leucocyte count (white blood cell count, WBCC); Mean corpuscular haemoglobin (MCH); Mean corpuscular haemoglobin concentration (MCHC); Reticulocyte haemoglobin equivalent (Ret-He) Haematology analyser

Automated - Sysmex XTv and Sysmex XN (RET-He only)

Blood film Microscopic examination in-house methods HAE45 and HAE10
Immunoglobulin investigationsFor equine species (foal) Whole blood Immunoglobulin G (IgG) Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SNAP

in-house method IMM2; manufacturers instructions - IDEXX SNAP Test

Investigation of haemolysis/immunologyFor companion animals Whole blood Canine immune-mediated hemolytic anemia (IMHA); Feline immune-mediated hemolytic anemia (IMHA) Direct antiglobulin Coomb's in-house method HAE22 - manual method
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitationFor companion animals Serum; Whole blood Feline immunodeficiency virus antibody; Feline leukaemia virus Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SNAP

in-house method SER05; manufacturers instructions - IDEXX SNAP test

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