The COHO Laboratory at the Alaska SeaLife Center

Diagnostic Services for Wildlife and Companion Animals 

The COHO Laboratory offers cost-effective microbiology, clinical chemistry and hematology, molecular biology and toxicology diagnostic testing. Quality results are provided in a timely manner with personalized service. We are experts in veterinary diagnostics and toxicology with a special emphasis on marine animals. Some of the tests we offer are only available at the COHO Lab.

Current Services
Molecular Diagnostics
Immune Function Assays
Research Consultation
For information on testing, sample submission or pricing, please contact:
Katrina Counihan, Ph.D.
COHO Lab Director
PO Box 1329, Seward, AK 99664

Meet Our People

Our laboratory staff are dedicated to providing quality service with personalized attention to all of our clients. 

Katrina Counihan, Ph.D. - COHO Laboratory Director

Tuula Hollmen, D.V.M., Ph.D. - COHO Laboratory Co-Director