IDEXX Laboratories Pty Ltd

Site

Melbourne Laboratory

Accreditation No.

10166

Site No.

13112

Date of Accreditation

16 Oct 1997

Address

Unit 124/45 Gilby Road
Mount Waverley, VIC 3149
Australia

idexx.com.au

Contact

Ms Jodie Wright P: +61 (03) 85405722

Availability

Services available to external clients

Supervision

Veterinarian Supervised Laboratory

Scope of Accreditation

Melbourne Laboratory

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Animal Health

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis of excretaFor companion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, equine species and avian species Faeces Occult blood HemaScreen FOB kit

Manufacturers instructions

Urine Bilirubin; Glucose; Ketones; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Nitrite; Protein; Specific gravity; Urinalysis; Urobilinogen; pH Dipstick

in-house method URI1, Dipstick method - Multistix using Siemens Clinitek

Specific gravity Refractometry

in-house method URI1

Crystals; Epithelial cells; Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Fat globules; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Sediment examination Microscopic examination in-house method
Blood groupingFor companion animals Whole blood Canine blood groups - DEA; Feline blood groups - AB Agglutination

in-house method HAE38; Manufacturers instructions - Test Kit

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 Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Amylase; Amyloid A; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bile acids; Bilirubin - Total; Calcium; Chloride; Cholesterol; Creatinine; Creatinine kinase; Fibrinogen; Fructosamine; Glucose; Glutamine dehydrogenase; Lipase; Loxosceles astacin-like protease (LALP); Magnesium; Microprotein; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Symmetric dimethyl amine; Triglycerides; Urea; Uric acid; β-Hydroxybutyrate; γ-Glutamyltransferase Autoanalyser (AA); Spectrophotometry

in-house method BIO30; Beckman coulter AU680.

Urine 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, equine species 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 Urine Identification of unknown bacteria Cultural in-house method MIC49
Detection and identification of parasites and arthropodsFor companion animals, production animals, equine species and avian 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, zoo animals, wildlife, aquatic animals, equine and avian species Faeces Giardia spp. Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SNAP

in-house method PAR-1; Manufacturers instructions - IDEXX SNAP Test

Detection and identification of parasites and arthropodsFor companion animals Serum Heartworm Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SNAP

in-house method SER34; Manufacturers instructions - IDEXX SNAP Test

Detection and identification of parasites and arthropodscompanion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, equine and avian species Faeces Coccidia oocyst count; Strongyloides egg count Microscopic examination

in-house method PAR7

Identification of unknown parasites Microscopic examination; Morphological identification

in-house methods PAR9 and PAR1

Detection and identification of virusesFor companion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, aquatic animals, 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 Phenobarbital Immunoassay

in-house method END6; 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, equine species and avian species Plasma; Serum Thyroxine (T4) - Total Autoanalyser (AA); Spectrophotometry in-house method WI47; Beckman coulter AU680
Whole blood Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH); Cortisol; Insulin; Progesterone; Thyroxine (T4) - Free Immunoassay

in-house methods END30, END2, END3, END8, END26, Immulite 1000

Examination of biopsy materialFor companion animals, production animals, production avian species, laboratory animals, zoo animals, wildlife, equine species and avian species Tissues Histological examination Histopathology in-house method HIS2
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 HIS2, 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); Platelet count; Reticulocyte haemoglobin equivalent (Ret-He) Haematology analyser

in-house method, Sysmex XTv and Sysmex XN (RET-He only)

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 HAE2 - manual method

Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Serum Infectious bovine rhinotracheitis (IBR) Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) in-house method SER-143, manufacturers instructions (IDEXX test kit)
Bovine leukaemia virus Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) in-house method SER-159, manufacturers instructions (IDEXX test kit)
Mycobacterium paratuberculosis (Johne’s disease) - Bovine Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) in-house methods SER-140 and SER-164, manufacturers instructions (IDEXX screening and IDVet test kits)
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitationFor companion animals Plasma; Whole blood Feline immunodeficiency virus; Feline leukaemia virus Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SNAP

in-house method SER31; Manufacturers instructions - IDEXX SNAP Test

Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitationFor production animals (bovine) Serum Epizootic haemorrhagic disease virus Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) in-house method SER-181, manufacturers instructions (IDVet test kit)
Bovine viral diarrhoea virus (BVDV) Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) in-house method SER-139, manufacturers instructions (IDEXX test kit)
Bluetongue virus (BTV) Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) in-house method SER-142, manufacturers instructions (IDEXX test kit)
Akabane virus Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) in-house methods SER-138 and SER-174, manufacturers instructions (IDVet and IDEXX test kits)

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