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SVA (National veterinary institiute) has made its own products since the start 1911. Today the products are used in a numerous of different laboratory procedures, and we have a comprehensive knowledge of the products and their field of use.

Photo: Bengt Ekberg/SVA

On account of being quality assured in accordance with SS-EN ISO 9001:2008, the production is done in accordance with established routines that place the client in focus. The production complies with strict and defined routines wich gives a high and uniform quality.

Substrateproduction at SVA concerns production of microbiological growth media, biological reagents, cellculture media and chemical solutions.

We can also offer special manufacture of products in accordance with client specifications and requirements.


A photo of a SELMA and a SELMA PLUS agarplate.

Photo: Bengt Ekberg/SVA

SELMA is a three-partioned and SELMA PLUS is a four-partioned petri dish for identifying bacteria in milk samples from clinical mastitis. The plates contains respectively three and four different selective media, thus greatly facilitating bacterial diagnoses. SELMA PLUS also contains a field with PGUA agar (field 3) for the differentiation of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella spp.

Contact information and order:

Address: Section of Substrate Production, National Veterinary Institute,
E-mail: substrat@sva.se
Phone: +46 (0) 18 67 41 67

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