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Leading the Fight Against Tick-Borne Diseases

Upstate Tick Testing Laboratory is a leading facility that specializes in tick-borne pathogen detection. Established in 2019, we have quickly become a trusted authority in the field due to our tireless commitment to excellence and dedication to public health through our adaptation to the latest technology. Our team of experienced scientists, state-of-the-art facilities, and mission to advance scientific understanding have enabled us to tackle the challenges of tick-borne diseases.

Unparalleled Expertise in Tick Testing Innovations

At Upstate Tick Testing Laboratory, we pride ourselves on our dedicated team of experienced scientists, each specializing in detecting tick-borne pathogens. Our laboratory is not just a facility; it's a beacon of innovation where cutting-edge technology meets validated techniques to deliver accurate and reliable results. Since our inception in 2019, we have meticulously tested over 32,000 ticks across the United States, contributing significantly to understanding tick-borne diseases.

Tracking Tick-Borne Pathogens

Our commitment to excellence is further underscored by our rigorous testing methods, which have been meticulously documented and published in peer-reviewed scientific journals. This unwavering dedication to research and innovation has culminated in the development of tickMAP, an interactive mapping tool designed to monitor the emergence of ticks and tick-borne pathogens.

State-of-the-Art Facilities

Our facilities have the latest testing equipment and technology and uphold industry standards. The proficient technicians at the Upstate Tick Testing Laboratory's labs are trained to deliver unparalleled testing services for precise tick identification and pathogen detection.

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Rigorous Testing Process

Our meticulous testing involves tick identification, nucleic acid extraction, comprehensive testing, and result analysis. Leveraging multiplex RT-PCR, we detect 16 tick-borne pathogens with precision. Our detailed reports are designed to be easily understandable, offering actionable insights to our clients.

Scientific Validation

Upstate Tick Testing Laboratory's methodology and assay specifics have been documented in a peer-reviewed research article titled "Community-engaged tick surveillance and tickMAP as a public health tool to track the emergence of ticks and tick-borne diseases in New York," ensuring transparency and credibility in our approach.

Detailed Reports and Actionable Insights

At Upstate Tick Testing Laboratory, we provide detailed, easy-to-understand reports and offer actionable insights to help tackle the challenges of tick-borne diseases. Our methodology and assay details have been published in a peer-reviewed research article, serving as a testament to our commitment to public health and advancing scientific understanding.

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