Microbiology and Serology
Molecular tests available on the GeneXpert platform.
- X Pert MTB / RIF
- X Pert quantitative HIV 1 viral load
- X Pert quantitative HCV viral load
- difficle Toxin detection
- BCR ABL m RNA transcript level in CML patients, report results to international scale by using assay specific conversion factor.
TB Diagnosis -New rapid point of care test
- X Pert MTB/ RIF test is a DNA test- Real time PCR test for TB diagnosis
- Quicker, accurate Method
- Diagnosing TB with accuracy in < 3 hours.
- Simultaneous detection of Tuberculosis and Rifampin resistance.
- Endorsed by WHO
Advantages of Blood Culture Automated System
- Use of resin containing media with higher rates of organism recovery.
- Rapid detection of bacteria, fungi, Atypical Mycobacteria by superior florescence detection technology.
- Early detection of positive culture allow for proper diagnosis & treatment of blood stream infection.
Measurement of Faecal Elastase – ELISA
- Is a non invasive first line test to assess patients with chronic pancreatitis
- Cystic fibrosis
- Chronic inflammatory bowl disease
- Exocrine pancreatic dysfunction