News

Thursday, March 9, 2017
March 6, 2017 Identifying Infections in Animals Now Takes Minutes at the NH Veterinary Diagnostic Lab New Technology Advances Lab’s Service to State  
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Quality test results require that accurate temperatures be maintained and documented to ensure the proper functioning of test procedures and storage of reagents/specimens.    In October the NHVDL implemented a new system of wireless data loggers for all our temperature monitored equipment such as refrigerators, incubators and walk-in coolers.   This replaces the older, more labor intensive QC method of recording the temperature readings on paper.   This new system continuously collects data throughout the day and automatically sends alerts to our email and phones the moment a temperature fa
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
In addition to the improved location and accessibility of our new facility, the NHVDL offers convenient after hours specimen drop off.  These secure specimen vaults are available 24/7 in a climate controlled vestibule at our front entrance.   The two large vaults are separated for fixed specimens (containing formalin) and fresh specimens.   Submission forms, instructions and additional packaging materials are also available for your convenience.     While these vaults are checked daily and on weekends, if you arrive during normal business hours we prefer to receive your samples in person at
Saturday, December 31, 2016
In February 2016, after a year of planning, we migrated the lab’s information management system and medical database from an outdated server to a virtual server.   This new server, operated by and on the UNH campus, has significantly greater reliability, speed, security and backups.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
http://granitegeek.concordmonitor.com/2015/10/15/new-veterinary-diagnost...
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Here is a timeline of the current Avian Influenza outbreak in the United States http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/05/05/health-birdflu-usa-idUSL1N0XP2FY20150505
Friday, October 3, 2014
At least 11 confirmed human cases thus far. http://outbreaknewstoday.com/colorado-sees-most-tularemia-cases-in-decad...
Thursday, June 12, 2014
The role of swine transportation in the spread of the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/20/5/13-1628_article.htm
Thursday, June 12, 2014
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians has an excellent website with current information regarding PEDv. https://www.aasv.org/aasv%20website/Resources/Diseases/PorcineEpidemicDi...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Here is the latest issue from December 2013