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Microbiology Laboratories

Culture Services

  • Aerobic Culture (all applicable sample types)
  • Anaerobic Culture (all applicable sample types)
  • Fungal Culture (blood only)
  • Helicobacter pylori Culture & susceptibility testing (gastric biopsy only)
  • Neisseria gonorrhoeae Culture
  • Screen Culture for Candida auris
  • Screen Culture for Carbapenem Resistant Enterobacteriaceae
  • Screen Culture for MRSA
  • Screen Culture for VRE

Microscopy Services

  • Gram Stain
  • Microscopy for Acid Fast Bacilli
  • Microscopy for Cryptococcus (India ink) (CSF only)
  • Microscopy for Fungal Elements
  • Microscopy for Sarcoptes scabiei
  • Microscopy for Trichomonas

Antigen Detection Services

  • Detection for Cryptococcus (Blood, CSF only)
  • Detection for Legionella (urine only)
  • Detection for Streptococcus pneumoniae (urine only)

Molecular Laboratories

Microbiology PCR Services (Commercial Assays)

  • Bacteria / Candida Multiplex PCR
  • Carbapenemase Screen PCR
  • Chlamydia trachomatis/Neisseria gonorrhoeae PCR
  • Clostridioides (Formerly Clostridium) difficile PCR Meningitis PCR
  • Joint Infection Multiplex PCR
  • MERS Coronavirus PCR
  • Pneumonia Multiplex PCR (Viral/Bacterial/Resistance Gene).
  • Respiratory Pathogens Multiplex PCR with SARS-CoV-2
  • Hepatitis B virus load
  • Hepatitis C virus load
  • HIV-1 virus load
  • SARS-CoV-2 PCR
  • Stool Bacterial Pathogens PCR
  • TB PCR (Respiratory samples only)

Microbiology PCR Services (Laboratory Developed Assays)

  • Avian Influenza PCR
  • Bulkholderia pseudomallei PCR
  • Candida auris screening PCR
  • Cytomegalovirus PCR
  • Cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr virus and Toxoplasma gondii Triplex PCR
  • Helicobacter pylori PCR (+ prediction of clarithromycin resistance)
  • Herpes Virus 1, Herpes Virus 2 and Varicella Zoster Virus Triplex PCR
  • Leptospira species PCR
  • Pneumocystis jirovecii PCR
  • SARS-CoV-2 PCR