Diagnostics Bern site

The services at the Bern site comprise the diagnosis of selected viral diseases of cattle, horses and small ruminants. Based on coordination within Switzerland, the main focus is on pestivirus and lentivirus infections and viral diseases of horses. The national reference centre for rabies (Swiss Rabies Centre) located at the Institute is responsible for rabies diagnosis and for rabies serology in human and veterinary medicine.


Bern site

Institute of Virology and Immunology (IVI)

Länggassstrasse 122

Postfach 3350
3001 Bern



+41 (0)31 684 24 23

+41 (0)31 684 25 00 (direct laboratory)

Diagnostics Bern

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