Microbiology encompasses numerous sub-disciplines including virology, mycology, parasitology, and bacteriology. It studies microscopic organisms, either unicellular (single cell), multicellular (cell colony), or acellular (lacking cells).
Andrology is a field within microbiology. It analyses the sperm to study male sexual health. Special instructions for sample collection can be obtained from our Client Services team.
Virology is a field within microbiology that encompasses the study of viruses. It deals with the study of medically important viruses and the diseases they cause or their effect on human beings.
Molecular biology underpins the process of replication, transcription and translation of the genetic material. It chiefly concerns the interaction between the various systems of a cell, including the interrelationship of DNA, RNA and protein synthesis and the regulation of these interactions. This branch of our service screen for paternity DNA, viral load, mycobacteria PCR, SARS COV-2 testing, infectious, non-infectious diseases and other PCR testing.
Special instructions for this procedure can be obtained from our Client Services team.