A One-Stop Lab for Horse Diagnosis

Quality Standards

Our lab. Quality ISO standards and ISAG Rank 1

Our services follow quality ISO standards, that require high qualification of technicians, equipment and procedures to ensure the accuracy, reliability and traceability of results. Your analysis is performed under ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 17025:2017 quality standards.

Recognised as a National Reference Laboratory for horse diseases.

International Society of Animal Genetics - ISAG -awarded Rank 1, since 2015,  for Horse Genetic Parentage Testing.


Equigerminal is recognised as a National Reference Laboratory for horse diseases by the Portuguese National Authority for Animal Health (DGAV).

Certificate: Certificate nº22 - 17/08/2017


Equigerminal is awarded Rank 1* by the International Society of Animal Genetics (ISAG) since 2015,  for Horse Genetic Parentage Testing - International Horse (Eqqus caballus) STR DNA Typing Comparison Test.


*Absolute genotyping Accuracy  Rank 1: 100%-98%; Rank 2: 97,9%-95%; Rank 3: 94,9%-90%; Rank 4: 89,9%-80%; Rank 5: Below 80%