Animal Diagnostic Laboratory


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.

Edwards Building, 300 Pasteur Drive, Room R320

Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. PDT, last drop-off 3:30 unless previously planned with lab

Roberta Moorhead, Laboratory Manager (650) 723-3878
Jeannie Mullen, Laboratory Scientist (650) 721-3797
Rhea Matsuura, Laboratory Coordinator (650) 724-4688
Brittany Accetturo, Laboratory Assistant (650) 725-8305
Jing Hu, Medical Technologist, (650) 726-7535

Please call and schedule large sample submissions.

Directions to 300 Pasteur Drive, Edwards Building Room R320

The Animal Diagnostic Laboratory is part of the Veterinary Service Center located in the Edwards building (Room R320), on the third floor.  Make a right off the elevator, then another right at the next main corridor.  Go to the end of the corridor, and room R320 is the second to last door on the left.

Updated September 2019



The Veterinary Oath

"Being admitted to the profession of veterinary medicine, I solemnly swear to use my scientific knowledge and skills for the benefit of society through the protection of animal health and welfare, the prevention and relief of animal suffering, the conservation of animal resources, the promotion of public health, and the advancement of medical knowledge."