1st March 2010

CIS Laboratory

The CIS Laboratory in Shropshire is UKAS accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2005.

An internationally recognised laboratory, it uses innovative state of the art equipment ensuring milk recorded samples are analysed uniformly extracting a wealth of information. Results help make strategic decisions about individual cows or the whole herd.

The laboratory also operates a Pregcheck screening service for the detection of Pregnancy-associated Gylcoproteins found in milk during pregnancy as early as 35 days after breeding.

CIS operate a highly sophisticated Quality Management System to ensure full confidence in each result reported:

  • Compositional analysis for Butterfat, Protein, Lactose, Urea, Caesin and Somatic Cell counts
  • Capability for analysis of Fatty acids and Ketosis
  • State of the art automation and equipment to ensure fast turnaround of results
  • Samples analysed uniformly to ensure full traceability and confidence in each result
  • Ever expanding Elisa Health testing suite from the one milk recorded sample
  • Milk analysis for Johnes, BVD, IBR, Leptosira, Neospora
  • Pregcheck screening service
  • BVDV Tissue and Blood analysis
  • Capability for analysis of all diseases using blood