Welcome to the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Illinois

College of Veterinary Medicine at Illinois

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The Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (VDL) provides diagnostic medical testing to assist veterinarians and public officials in identifying and controlling disease conditions affecting animals, animals industries, and public health. The laboratory also provides collaborative research support on Campus and assists training of veterinary and graduate students.


VDL tests for infectious agents, toxins and other causes of disease in animal diagnostic samples submitted by i) veterinary practitioners serving animal owners, ii) public officials associated with public health, law, or wildlife management, and iii) scientists with collaborative research projects.


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AAVLD Accredited

NAHLN Certified

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VDL Test & Fees
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