SEROLOGY & MICROBIOLOGY
The lab is equipped with
- Automated ELISA system for almost about 50 different ELISAs.
- Automated culture, identification and sensitivity system for aerobic and anerobic bacteria.
- Automated Culture system for Blood.
- Immunofluorescence technology for autoimmune diseases.
- Special tests such as Westernblot for HIV, Quantiferon TB gold test, ANA profile.
- Complete Allergy panel for food and inhalation allergens.
The laboratory has two levels of Quality control measures in the department.
- ATCC strains are used for quality control.
- Three level Internal Quality control measures with strict adherence to CLSI guidelines.
- Inter Laboratory Quality Assurance Programs - ILQA.
- External Quality Assurance program (EQAS) - IAMM Chennai.
- Regular Internal audits to monitor out of control situations.