Rosselkhoznadzor Subordinate FGBI “ARRIAH” Has Been Granted RF Patent for Invention

17.07.2018 11:45

Personnel of the Laboratory for Bovine Diseases at the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” (Vladimir) have been granted the RF patent No. 2658493 for the invention of “Oligonucleotide primers and fluorescent probe, method and test-system of real-time PCR for capripoxvirus genome detection”.

The invention can be applied in the field of Veterinary Virology and involves the development of molecular methods for diagnosis of diseases caused by capripoxviruses including lumpy skin disease virus, sheep and goat pox viruses.

The new tool offers the possibility for laboratory screening of capripoxviruses in a wide range of susceptible animals. The developed highly sensitive real-time PCR-based test-system for the detection of capripoxvirus genome is an up-to-date, effective and user-friendly tool of rapid diagnosis.

FGBI “ARRIAH” Press Office