Accredited laboratories for parentage verification in cattle by SNPs and STRs

This page contains the current accredited laboratories for parentage verification in cattle by SNPs and STRs. The list of the previously accredited laboratories is available here

The page containing the instructions to grant the ICAR accreditation is available here

The Secretariat reminds that the ICAR accreditation is valid for two years

Laboratories accredited in 2018 (December), whose accreditation is valid until December 2020,  by “SNP based parentage testing” and “STR based parentage testing” in cattle

       Type of accreditation
(accreditation is valid until December 2020) 
Laboratory name Headquarters Contact person and email “SNPs based parentage testing”
in cattle
“STRs based parentage
testing”
in cattle
Aveyron Labo France  Roland Brugidou  Accredited  Accredited
Czech Moravian Breeders´ Corporation, Inc., Laboratory of Immunogenetics Czech Republic Michaela Pribanova  Accredited
Dr. van Haeringen Laboratorium B.V The Netherlands Leanne van de Goor Accredited
Genoskan AIS / Eurofins Denmark Rikke Vingborg Accredited Accredited
IFN Schönow GmbH Germany  Asja Wagener Accredited Accredited
Labofarm France  David Schikorski Accredited Accredited
Labogena France Yves Agez Accredited Accredited
Laboratoire d’analyses et de conseil de la Nievre France Chantal Audeval Accredited Accredited
 Laboratory of Genetics Breeding Services of Slovak Slovak Republic Monika Feckova Accredited
LGS – Agrotis S.r.l. Italy Raffaele Mazza Accredited
National Research Institute of Animal Production Laboratory of Genomics Poland Artur Gurgul Accredited
Progenus Belgium Thomas Valérie Accredited
Weatherbys Ireland Aisling O’ Malley Accredited
Xenética Fontao Spain Javier López Viana Accredited

Laboratories accredited in 2017 (December), whose accreditation is valid until December 2019,  by “SNP based parentage testing” and “STR based parentage testing” in cattle

       Type of accreditation
(accreditation is valid until December 2019) 
Laboratory name Headquarters Contact person and email “SNPs based parentage testing”
in cattle
“STRs based parentage
testing”
in cattle
Certagen GmbH Germany Jürgen Weber  Accredited
Czech-Moravian Breeders’ Corporation, Laboratory of Immunogenetics Czech Republic Michaela Pribanova Accredited
Dr. van Haeringen Laboratorium b.v. The Netherlands Leanne van de Goor Accredited
GeneControl Germany Uwe Hertner Accredited Accredited
Genes Diffusion France Christophe Audebert Accredited
IFN Schönow GmbH Germany Asja Wagener Accredited Accredited
Labogena DNA France Alexandre vasilescu Accredited
Laboratory of Molecular Genetics Poland Anna Radko Accredited
Maebashi Institute of Animal Science Japan Yoshihiro Tanabe Accredited Accredited
Maxxam Analytics Canada Heather Allen Accredited
Neogen USA Jiansheng Qiu Accredited Accredited
Tierärztliches Institut Uni Göttingen Germany Melanie Scharfenstein Accredited Accredited
ULG GIGA-Genomics core facility Belgium Wouter Coppieters Accredited
Zoetis Australia David Kur Accredited Accredited

 

 

Laboratories accredited in 2016 (December), whose accreditation is valid until December 2018,  by “SNP based parentage testing” and “STR based parentage testing” in cattle

Type of accreditation (accreditation is valid until December 2018)
Laboratory name Headquarters E-mail  “SNPs based parentage testing”
in cattle
 “STRs based parentage testing”
in cattle
Agricultural Institute of Slovenia Slovenia Betka Logar Accredited
Dr. van Haeringen Laboratorium b.v. The Netherlands Leanne van de Goor Accredited
Dr. van Haeringen Polygen bvba Belgium Leanne van de Goor Accredited
Genia Uruguay Rosina Fossati Accredited
Eurofins (previously GenoSkan A/S) Denmark Rikke Vingborg Accredited Accredited
GIP Aveyron Labo  France Roland Brugidou Accredited
IFN Gendiagnostik GmbH, Laboratory for
paternity
testing and gendiagnostics
Germany Marius Wanjek Accredited Accredited
Labogena DNA France Yves Agez  Accredited
Laboratoire Départemental
d’Analyses et de Conseil de la Nièvre
France  Chantal Audeval  Accredited  Accredited
LGS – Laboratorio Genetica e Servizi AIA  Italy  Raffaele Mazza  Accredited  Accredited
Progenus SA  Belgium  Thomas Valérie  Accredited  Accredited
Quantum Genetics  Canada  Kevin Lang  Accredited  Accredited
 The Breeding Services of the Slovak
Republic – Laboratory  of Genetics
 Slovak Republic  Monika Feckova Accredited
Tierärztliches Institut Uni Göttingen  Germany Melanie Scharfenstein  Accredited  Accredited
Weatherbys DNA Laboratory Ireland Romy Morrin Accredited
Xenética Fontao Spain María Lourido Fuertes Accredited

 

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