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Health Science Antibiotic Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Etest minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) Aerobic or facultative bacteria Details
Health Science Antibiotic Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL) confirmation Enterobacteriaceae Details
Health Science Antibiotic Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL) gene PCR and sequencing Enterobacteriaceae Details
Health Science Antibiotic Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua IMP, VIM and NDM carbapenemase gene PCR Enterobacteriaceae, Pseudomonas and Acinetobacter Details
Health Science Antibiotic Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua KPC carbapenemase gene PCR Enterobacteriaceae Details
Health Science Antibiotic Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua mecA gene PCR Staphylococci with borderline oxacillin susceptibility Details
Health Science Antibiotic Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Minimum bactericidal concentration (MBC) Isolates from serious infections that require bactericidal action for optimal treatment efficacy Details
Health Science Antibiotic Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua OXA-23-like, OXA-40-like, OXA-58-like and OXA-51-like carbapenemase gene PCR Acinetobacter and Pseudomonas Details
Health Science Antibiotic Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua OXA-48-like carbapenemase gene PCR Enterobacteriaceae Details
Health Science Antibiotic Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Plasmid-mediated AmpC β-lactamase gene PCR Escherichia coli, Klebsiella spp and Salmonella spp Details
Health Science Antibiotic Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Reference minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) Aerobic or facultative bacteria Details
Health Science Antibiotic Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua vanA, vanB, vanC, vanD, vanE, vanG gene PCR Enterococcus faecalis and E. faecium Details
Health Science Antibiotic Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Vancomycin-intermediate resistance in Staphylococcus aureus S. aureus Details
Health Science Bloodborne Virus Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Anti-HCV confirmation Hepatitis C virus Details
Health Science Bloodborne Virus Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Anti-HTLV-1 and Anti-HTLV-2 screening and confirmation Human T-cell lymphotropic virus (HTLV) Details
Health Science Bloodborne Virus Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua HBV DNA viral load Hepatitis B virus Details
Health Science Bloodborne Virus Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua HCV RNA PCR (quantitative) Hepatitis C virus Details
Health Science Bloodborne Virus Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg) Confirmation Hepatitis B virus Details
Health Science Bloodborne Virus Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Hepatitis D Antibodies (total) Hepatitis D virus Details
Health Science Bloodborne Virus Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua HIV-1 and HIV-2 confirmation Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Details