BioStone Animal Health Launches Marek’s Disease Virus (MDV) Antibody Test Kit

DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX — December 17, 2021 — BioStone Animal Health is pleased to announce the launch of AsurDxTM Marek’s disease virus (MDV) Antibody Test Kit for the detection of chicken IgG antibodies specific to Marek’s disease virus (MDV) in Chicken serum or plasma. Chickens are the most important natural host for Marek’s disease virus (MDV), a highly cell-associated but readily transmitted alphaherpesvirus with lymphotropic properties of gammaherpesviruses. Marek’s disease is one of the most ubiquitous avian infections; it is identified in chicken flocks worldwide. The AsurDxTM Marek’s disease virus (MDV) Antibody Test Kit provides a simple, rapid, sensitive, and cost-effective enzyme-based immunoassay (ELISA) screening method.

About BioStone Animal Health — BioStone Animal Health is a Dallas, TX-based biotechnology company that provides innovative solutions for animal health. BioStone Animal Health works together with our worldwide partners to offer a portfolio of animal disease diagnostic products as well as test kits and reagents for vaccine testing that enables performing a rapid evaluation of the efficacies, stability, consistency, and potency of common animal vaccines. BioStone strives to actively promote and participate in global animal health initiatives by making these test kits available to the international community. For more information about BioStone Animal Health, visit