In Switzerland, the Institute of Virology and Immunology (IVI) is responsible for the regulatory approval of all immunological medicines for animals. This includes all vaccines for active immunization against infectious diseases, immune sera for passive immunization and tuberculin. The Vaccination Monitoring department monitors their quality, efficacy and safety.



The Vaccine Control Section is responsible
for the control of immunological veterinary
medicinal products.

Official Medicines Control Laboratory IVI

The IVI is the Official Medicines Control Laboratory


Institute of Virology and Immunology IVI
Sensemattstrasse 293
CH-3147 Mittelhäusern

Phone +41 (0)58 469 92 11