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Veterinary Medicine

K-State's College of Veterinary Medicine has excellent laboratory facilities for conducting pre-harvest food safety research specifically related to food animals and is AAVLD accredited.

K-State Veterinary Medicine Diagnostic Laboratory

Specialized equipment contained in these laboratories include:

  • TaqMan LS-50B PCR Detection System
  • ABI® Prism Sequence Detection System 7700
  • GeneAmp PCR System 9600 thermalcyclers
  • Ultracentrifuges
  • Biological safety cabinets
  • Laminar flow hoods
  • Separate glassware cleaning rooms
  • DNA synthesizer and an automated DNA sequencer
  • Scanning densitometer
  • Hybridization chambers
  • Electrophoretic equipment
  • Micro-ultracentrifuges
  • Fraction collectors
  • Radioisotope facilities
  • Autoradiography equipment
  • X-ray film developer

For More Information

Richard Oberst
Dr. Richard D. Oberst
Molecular Diagnostic Lab
Mosier Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
Phone : (785) 532-4411