Author: NDSU-VDL

Anaerobic Culture Tips

Common anaerobic pathogens include Actinomyces sp., Clostridium perfringens, Fusobacterium necrophorum and Bacteroides fragilis. Oftentimes, ordering an anaerobic culture can be overlooked. Situations where an anaerobic culture may be indicated are discussed below: Abdominal abscesses: numerous anaerobic organisms are considered normal...

Notice to clients: Transitioning to a new Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)

The North Dakota State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory is modernizing our Laboratory Information Management System We will begin transitioning to our new Laboratory Information Management system (LIMS) on Monday, March 14, 2022. The new LIMS, MATRIX GEMINI, is designed to improve workflow...