testing services

LA Testing offers a wide array of microbiology testing services. These services are available to the public, health and environmental professionals, industry and government agencies.

The laboratory's corporate research and development capabilities allow new methodologies to come online quickly to meet new industry challenges and client needs.

LA Testing is committed to providing reliable, defensible data in a standardized and user-friendly format. Rapid turnaround times and competitive pricing makes the dependable results you get that much more valuable. With an unmatched capacity, coupled with a companywide focus on customer satisfaction, no project is too large or small for LA Testing.

Full list of services provided for Microbiology Lab (Mold, Bacteria, Allergens) ( click for details )

Allergens  Food Allergen - Almond
  Food Allergen - Beta Lactoglobulin
  Food Allergen - Buckwheat
  Food Allergen - Crustacean
  Food Allergen - Egg
  Food Allergen - Enhanced Egg Residue
  Food Allergen - Gliadin (Gluten)
  Food Allergen - Hazelnut
  Food Allergen - Mustard
  Food Allergen - Peanut
  Food Allergen - Sesame
  Food Allergen - Soy Allergen
  Food Allergen - Soy Flour
  Food Allergen - Total Milk
  Indoor Allergen - Alternaria alternata (Alt a 1) by ELISA
  Indoor Allergen - Aspergillus fumigatus (Asp f 1) by ELISA
  Indoor Allergen - Cat Dander (Fel d1) by ELISA
  Indoor Allergen - Cockroach (Bla g1) by ELISA
  Indoor Allergen - Dog Dander (Can f1) by ELISA
  Indoor Allergen - Dust Mites (Der p1 & Der f1) by ELISA
  Indoor Allergen - Latex Protein by ELISA
  Indoor Allergen - Mouse (Mus m1) by ELISA
  Indoor Allergen - Rat (Rat n1) by ELISA
  Indoor Allergens Group - Cat Dander, Dog Dander, Cockroach, Dust Mites
Bacteria  Aerobic Bacteria by GC-FAME (NIOSH 0801)
  E. coli Detection by Colilert (Presence/Absence)
  E. coli Detection by Membrane Filtration
  Fecal Coliform by Membrane Filtration
  Fecal Streptococcus by Membrane filtration
  Gram Stain and Enumeration of Culturable Bacteria
  Heterotrophic Plate Count
  Identification and Enumeration of Culturable Bacteria (3 Most Prominent Types)
  Legionella Detection
  Pseudomonas aeruginosa Detection
  Recreational Water Analysis (Total Coliform, Fecal Coliform, E. coli)
  Sewage Contamination in Buildings (Total Coliform, Fecal Coliform, E. coli, Fecal Streptococcus)
  Speciation - Identification and Enumeration of Culturable Bacteria (5 Most Prominent Types)
  Total Coliform by Colilert (Presence/Absence)
  Total Coliform Count by Membrane Filtration
Cryptococcus neoformans  Identification of Viable Cryptococcus neoformans
Endotoxins  Kinetic Endotoxin Testing by LAL
Fungi (Mold & Yeast)  Culturable Fungi (Impactor Samples)
  Culturable Fungi (Swab, Dust, or Bulk)
  Direct Examination (Tape Lift, Bio-Tape, Bulk, or Swab)
  Spore Traps (Total Fungal Spore Count, Pollen, Skin, Insect Fragments and Background Density)
Histoplasma capsulatum  Identification of Viable Histoplasma capsulatum
Mycotoxins  Mycotoxins by HPLC/UV
  Mycotoxins by Solution Fluorimetry
PCR  Acremonium strictum
  Alternaria alternata
  Aspergillus amstelodami
  Aspergillus flavus
  Aspergillus fumigatus
  Aspergillus nidulans
  Aspergillus niger
  Aspergillus ochraceus
  Aspergillus parasiticus
  Aspergillus sydowii
  Aspergillus ustus
  Aspergillus versicolor
  Chaetonium globosum
  Cladosporium cladosporioides
  Cladosporium sphaerospermum
  Paecilomyces varioti
  Penicillium aurantiogriseum
  Penicillium brevicompactum
  Penicillium chrysogenum
  Penicillium citrinum
  Penicillium corylophilum
  Penicillium crustosum
  Penicillium expansum
  Penicillium fellutanum
  Penicillium roqueforti
  Penicillium simplicissimum
  Stachybotrys chartarum
  Stachybotrys echinata
  Trichoderma viride
  Ulocladium botrytis
  Aspergillus 10
  Aspergillus 5
  Legionella 1
  Legionella 4
  Penicillium 10
  Penicillium 5
  Stachybotrys 2
  Water Damage 10
  Water Damage 15
  Water Damage 20
  Water Damage 5