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MANAGE PHA, TEST TODAY

Protect your calf crop: Test for PHA.

Pulmonary Hypoplasia with Anasarca

Pulmonary Hypoplasia with Anasarca (PHA) is a lethal recessive genetic mutation.

PHA-affected calves are born dead with underdeveloped lungs (Pulmonary Hypoplasia) and swelling caused by excessive fluid retention (Anasarca).

Zoetis offers a diagnostic test for the genetic condition PHA. The gene mutation responsible for PHA has been identified and a diagnostic test has been developed by Dr. Jon Beever at the University of Illinois. Zoetis has licensed the test and Dr. Beever has validated its results.


Test for PHA with added confidence.

  • Pinpoint PHA genotypes fast and make better breeding decisions
  • Reduce potential death loss and costs associated with PHA
  • Identify and manage PHA carriers—at Zoetis we test carriers twice for added assurance that they are accurately determined
  • Focus on PHA-free animals
  • Help eliminate affected progeny and minimize PHA carriers over time
  • Boost short- and long-term seedstock value
  • Customers are advised to check with their respective breed association for recognized laboratory service providers, testing policies and procedures

Resource Center

Click here to view more materials available in the Zoetis Genetics resource center.

Ordering

Please follow these instructions and guidelines to place your order with us.

FIRST TIME CUSTOMER?

New to Zoetis Genetics? Please give us a call at 877-233-3362 so we can walk you through available options.

INTERNATIONAL ORDERS

Please contact our customer service team at 877-233-3362 or genetics.us@zoetis.com to verify our laboratories are approved to conduct DNA tests within your respective country.

DOWNLOAD ORDER FORM

Download the Microsoft Excel® Beef Order Form to place your order through Zoetis.

Black Angus

If your cattle are registered or recorded with the American Angus Association, click here to place your order online through AGI.

Red Angus

If your cattle are registered or recorded with the Red Angus Association of America, click here to download the Red Angus Order Form and price list.

COLLECTING DNA

Order DNA Collectors

Watch Sample Collection Videos

Collecting a high-quality sample is the first step to receiving accurate genomic results. Find out more here.

FAQs

Find answers to common questions about the Zoetis Genetics ordering process here. If you’re still having trouble, please contact us at 877-233- 3362 and we’ll be glad to help.

SEND FORM AND SAMPLES

Mail your order and testing kit samples to:

Zoetis Genetics
333 Portage Street, Building 300
Kalamazoo, MI 49007-9970

Please email completed form to:

genetics.us@zoetis.com

Customers are advised to check with their respective breed association for recognized laboratory service providers, testing policies and procedures.