ImmunoFluorescence (BioDoc production)

Prof. Dr. Michael Mähler is owner and managing director of BioDoc in the Medical Park Hannover.

His professional experience is further reflected by teaching assignments at Medical School Hannover and RWTH Aachen University, preparation of peer reviews for scientific journals and active participation in several scientific organisations.

Pathogens

Species

Catalog Ref.

BioDoc IFA slides

MNV

Mouse hepatitis virus (MHV) / Rat coronaviruses (using MHV as antigen)                 

Reovirus type 3 (Reo3)                                                                                              

Theiler’s murine encephalomyeltitis virus (TMEV) / Rat theilovirus (using TMEV as antigen)  

Pneumonia virus of mice (PVM)                                                                            

Sendai virus (Sendai)                                                                     

Minute virus of mice (MVM)                                          

Ectromelia virus (Ectro)                                                           

Lymphocytic chroriomeningitis virus (LCMV)                             

Mouse adenovirus type 1 (K87)                                        

Mouse adenovirus type 2 (FL)                                      

Guinea pig adenovirus (detected by using K87)           

Simian Virus 5 (SV5)                                                      

Rotavirus (EDIM)                                                             

Rat parvoviruses (RPV) (detected by using Kilham rat virus as antigen)  

Myxomatosis virus                                                     

Guinea pig cytomegalovirus (CMV)                                     

Parainfluenza virus type 3 (PI3)                                         

Murine norovirus (MNV)                                                 

M / R  

M, R, H, Gp, Rb

M, Gp / R

M, R, H, Gp, Rb

M, R, H, Gp, Rb

M

M

M, H, Gp

M, R

M, R

Gp

H, Gp, Rb

M, Rb (not rats!)

R

Rb

Gp

Gp

M

 

M = mouse

R = rat

H = hamster

Gp = guinea pig

Rb = rabbit

Price per slide 10 wells : $ 40

IFA-MHV-S202 / IFA-MHV-S202R

IFA-Reo3-S203

IFA-TMEV-S204 / IFA-TMEV-S204R

IFA-PVM-S205

IFA-Sendai-S206

IFA-MVM-S207

IFA-Ectro-S208

IFA-LCMV-S209

IFA-K87-S210

IFA-FL-S211

IFA-K87-S212

IFA-SV5-S213

IFA-Rota-S214

IFA-KRV-S215

IFA-Myxo-S216

IFA-GPCMV-S217

IFA-PIV3-S218

IFA-MNV-S219

Reo3
K87
Ectro
MHV
TMEV
SV5

SV5

MVM
Sendai
Prof. Mälher selected bibliography
  • Mähler M, Köhl W. 2009. A serological survey to evaluate contemporary prevalence of viral agents and Mycoplasma pulmonis in laboratory mice and rats in western Europe. Lab Anim. (NY) 38(5), 161-165. 

https://www.nature.com/articles/laban0509-161

  • Dammann P, Hilken G, Hueber B, Köhl W, Bappert MT, Mähler M. 2011. Infectious microorganisms in mice (Mus musculus) purchased from commercial pet shops in Germany. Lab. Anim. 45, 271-275. 

http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1258/la.2011.010183

  • Mähler M, Nicklas W. 2012. Health management and monitoring. In: Hedrich HJ (ed), Handbook of Experimental Animals: The Laboratory Mouse (2nd edn). Elsevier Academic Press, London, pp. 601-620.

  • Nicklas W, Bleich A, Mähler M. 2012. Viral Infections. In: Hedrich HJ (ed), Handbook of Experimental Animals: The Laboratory Mouse (2nd edn). Elsevier Academic Press, London, pp. 427-480. 

  • Mähler M, Berard M, Feinstein R, Gallagher A, Illgen-Wilcke B, Pritchett-Corning K, Raspa M. 2014. FELASA recommendations for the health monitoring of mouse, rat, hamster, guinea pig and rabbit colonies in breeding and experimental units. Lab. Anim. 48, 178-192. 

http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/0023677213516312