Clinical Pathology is concerned with the diagnosis of disease based on the laboratory analysis of bodily fluids such as blood, urine and tissues.
This is the microscopic examination of biological tissues to observe the appearance of abnormal or diseased cells and tissues in very fine detail.
This is the study of bacteria, parasites, fungi and viruses which can only be seen under the microscope. Microorganisms have a huge impact on our lives and in many cases can lead to sickness and ill health. Our laboratory technicians are proficient at investigating common and uncommon microorganisms which are the cause of ill health.
This is the study of the immune system and investigates the response of the human body to antigenic challenge and it’s recognition of what is it owns self and what is not. The investigation of the immune system allows us to ensure the body is producing the correct form of defense.
Our trained laboratory experts investigate the proteins and pathway disruptions that lead to disease and in many cases can point to the treatment, prevention or cure.