Milk Testing

The ISU VDL Analytical Services lab provides comprehensive Antibiotic/Antimicrobial milk testing.

Antibiotic/Antimicrobial Milk Testing

We offfer the following panels for Bovine, Caprine and Ovine milk.:

Antibiotic/Antimicrobial without Chloramphenicol and Aminoglycosides (AB/AM w/o CA & AMG);  The regular panel of analytes will be screened, beta lactams, cephalosporins, tetracyclines, sulfonamides, macrolides, lincosamides, streptogramins, quinolones, antihelminitics, and NSAIDs/miscellanous drugs. Please make arrangements with the lab before shipping.

Antibiotic/Antimicrobial with Chloramphenicol (AB/AM w/CA);  The regular panel of analytes will be screened, beta lactams, cephalosporins, tetracyclines, sulfonamides, macrolides, lincosamides, streptogramins, quinolones, antihelminitics, and NSAIDs/miscellanous drugs.  In addition the phenicols will also be screened. Please make arrangements with the lab before shipping.

Antibiotic/Antimicrobial with Aminoglycosides (AB/AM w/AMG); The regular panel of analytes will be screened, beta lactams, cephalosporins, tetracyclines, sulfonamides, macrolides, lincosamides, streptogramins, quinolones, antihelminitics, and NSAIDs/miscellanous drugs. In addition the aminoglycosides will also be screened. Please make arrangements with the lab before shipping.

Individual Drug Class; Each drug class can also be screened for individually. 

Drug Classes

Beta-Lactams & Cephalosporins

Amoxicillin
Ampicillin
Ceftiofur
Cephapirin
Cloxacillin
Penicillin G

Tetracyclines

Chlortetracycline
Doxycycline
Oxytetracycline
Tetracycline

Sulfonamides

Sulfachlorpyridazine
Sulfamethazine
Sulfadiazine
Sulfadimethoxine
Sulfamerazine
Sulfapyridine
Sulfaquinoxaline
Sulfathiazole

Macrolides & Lincosamides & Streptogramins

Erythromycin
Lincomycin
Pirlimycin
Tilmicosin
Tulathromycin
Virginiamycin

Quinolones

Ciprofloxacin
Enrofloxacin
Norfloxacin
Sarafloxacin

Anthelmintic (Antiparasitic)

Doramectin
Ivermectin
Moxidectin
Thiabenzadole

NSAIDs & Miscellaneous

Bacitracin
Flunixin
Meloxicam
Ractopamine
Tiamulin
Tripelennamine

Phenicols

Chloramphenicol
Florfenicol

Aminoglycosides

Gentamicin
Neomycin
Streptomycin