Division of Medical Microbiology
Diagnostic Services: Medical Microbiology and Immunology
The SANAS accredited NHLS Medical Microbiology and Immunology laboratories are located in Tygerberg Hospital and offer diagnostic services to a large part of the Western Cape. Routine tests include bacterial identification and susceptibility testing, identification of parasites and fungi, infectious serology and molecular testing.
For detailed information on specimen collection and transport, please download the NHLS Laboratory User Handbook at the following link: