The Kimron Veterinary Institute (KVI) is open to receive materials all hours of all days throughout the year. Important contacts regarding diagnosis are as follows:
Details on submission of materials - Tel: 972-3-9681630 Fax: 972-3-9681721
After hours submission - Tel: 972-506241290 (7/24)
The KVI comprises 17 laboratories, located at Bet Dagan. The laboratories are organized into 5 divisions, which share common resources of staff, equipment and space. About 5,000 necropsies and 660,000 laboratory examinations are performed annually. Five of the KVI labs are also National Reference Laboratories: rabies, botulism, brucellosis, food residues, and mastitis and milk quality.
KVI laboratories engage in research projects that mostly address current veterinary problems in Israel. Strong scientific contacts have been established with various research institutes abroad, including the U.S.A, EU, Egypt, Jordan, the Palestinian Authority and with the former U.S.S.R. Asian Republics.