Animal Diagnostic Laboratory

Lab Manager, Roberta Moorhead (650) 723-3878


The Animal Diagnostic Laboratory in the Veterinary Service Center provides veterinary clinical pathology support for investigators using animal research models.

Services include hematology, clinical chemistry, serology, cytology and fluid analysis, microbiology and parasitology. Specialized testing including immunologic and endocrine assays is available. Please use the links at the left of the page to access additional information.

RAF-1, AF040

Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. PDT
Rhea Matsura, Laboratory Coordinator
(650) 724-4688

Please call and schedule large sample submissions.

Last sample drop-off time 4:15pm.

Directions to RAF Location

The Animal Diagnostic Laboratory is part of the Veterinary Service Center located in the RAF building (Room AF040), which is located underground below the parking lot in front of the Beckman Center and the Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge (LKSC). There are two stairwell entrances to the RAF building, one located between the Beckman Center and LKSC, and the other facing the Marguerite bus stop on Campus Drive West. The facility has restricted access, so if you do not have card key access, please use the intercom and say that you are looking for the Diagnostic Laboratory. Follow the sign to the "Clinical Laboratory Specimen Submission".

Jing Hu
Medical Technologist
(650) 726-7535