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 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 2021 (December). The accreditation by “SNP based genotyping” and “STR based parentage testing” in cattle is valid until December 2023 if not differently indicated

 Type of accreditation
(accreditation is valid until December 2023)   
Laboratory name Headquarters Contact person and email Accreditation for SNP-based genotyping in cattle Accreditation for STR-based parentage verification in cattle
AGRANIS France Florent Perrin Accredited
Certagen Germany Jürgen Weber Accredited
Dr. van Haeringen Laboratorium B.V The Netherlands Inge Heessen Accredited Accredited
GeneControl GmbH Germany Doris Seichter Accredited Accredited
Genes Diffusion/GDbiotech France Pierre Bouvelle Accredited
Genetic Vision USA Christy Neis Accredited
IFN Schönow GmbH Germany Asja Wagener Accredited Accredited
Laboratory of Molecular Genetics Poland Anna Radko Accredited
Livestock Improvement Association of Japan Japan Yoshiyuki Miyazaki Accredited Accredited
Polish Federation of Cattle Breeders and Dairy Farmers Poland Dariusz Kamola Accredited
Progenus Belgium Thomas Valérie Accredited
Tierärztliches Institut Uni Göttingen Germany Bertram  Brening Accredited Accredited
Servicio De Genética – Facultad De Veterinaria– Universidad Complutense Madrid Spain Susana Dunner Accredited
Xenética Fontao S.A. Spain Javier López Viana Accredited

 

 

 Laboratories accredited in 2020 (December). The accreditation by “SNP based parentage testing” and “STR based parentage testing” in cattle is valid until December 2022 if not differently indicated

 Type of accreditation
(accreditation is valid until December 2022)   
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
The Breeding Services of the Slovak Republic- Laboratory of Genetics Slovak Rep. Monika Feckova Accredited
TERANA Nièvre (previously: Laboratoire Départmental d’Analyses et de Conseil de la Nièvre) France Chantal Audeval  Accredited  Accredited
Czech-Moravian Breeders’ Corporation, Laboratory of Immunogenetics Czech Rep. Michaela Pribanova  Accredited  Accredited
IFN Schönow GmbH Germany Asja Wagener Accredited Accredited
Labogena DNA France Yves Agez  Accredited  Accredited
National Research Institute of Animal Production – Laboratory of Genomics Poland Katarzyna Ropka-Molik  Accredited
LGS – Agrotis Italy Raffaele Mazza  Accredited
Neogen USA Jiansheng Qiu  Accredited  Accredited
ULG GIGA-Genomics Belgium Wouter Coppieters  Accredited
 Weatherbys Scientific Ireland Aidan Martin Accredited
Xenética Fontao S.A. Spain Javier López Viana  Accredited

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