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Health Science Clinical Virology Laboratory NCBID Wallaceville Ross River virus IgM and IgG Ross River virus Details
Water Science Environmental Microbiology Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Isolation of Pseudomonas from potable water sources Pseudomonas species Details
Health Science Clinical Virology Laboratory NCBID Wallaceville Poliovirus intratypic differentiation (ITD) by PCR and ELISA Poliovirus (family: Picornaviridae; Genus: Enterovirus; Groups: Poliovirus types 1-3) Details
Health Science Clinical Virology Laboratory NCBID Wallaceville Poliovirus isolation for acute flaccid paralysis surveillance Poliovirus (family: Picornaviridae; Genus: Enterovirus; Groups: Poliovirus types 1-3) Details
Health Science Clinical Virology Laboratory NCBID Wallaceville Electron microscopic examination of samples Orf virus (family: Poxviridae; Genus: Parapoxvirus) Molluscum contagiosum (family: Poxviridae; Genus: Molluscipoxvirus)Unidentifiable virus in an outbreak situation Details
Health Science Nosocomial Infections Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Molecular typing by DNA macrorestriction analysis using pulsed-field gel electrophoresis (PFGE) Nosocomial pathogens Details
Health Science Enteric, Environmental and Food Virology Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Norovirus RT-qPCR and genotyping Norovirus Details
Health Science Clinical Virology Laboratory NCBID Wallaceville Poliovirus neutralising antibody detection Neutralising antibodies against poliovirus (family: Picornaviridae; Genus: Enterovirus; Groups: Poliovirus types 1-3) Details
Health Science Meningococcal Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Neisseria meningitidis isolate characterisation N. meningitidis Details
Health Science Meningococcal Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Neisseria meningitidis DNA characterisation N. meningitidis Details
Water Science Environmental Microbiology Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Isolation of Mycobacterium from potable water sources Mycobacterium species Details
Health Science Clinical Virology Laboratory NCBID Wallaceville MERS-CoV virus real-time RT-PCR MERS-Coronavirus Details
Health Science Clinical Virology Laboratory NCBID Wallaceville Measles, mumps, rubella virus culture Measles virus (family: Paramyxoviridae; Genus: Morbillivirus)Mumps virus (family: Paramyxoviridae; Genus: Paramyxovirus)Rubella (family: Togaviridae; Genus: Rubivirus) Details
Health Science Clinical Virology Laboratory NCBID Wallaceville Measles virus PCR Measles virus (Family: Paramyxoviridae; Subfamily: Paramyxovirinae; Genus: Morbillivirus) Details
Health Science Clinical Virology Laboratory NCBID Wallaceville Measles virus genotyping Measles virus (Family: Paramyxoviridae; Subfamily: Paramyxovirinae; Genus: Morbillivirus) Details
Health Science Leptospira Reference Laboratory NCBID Wallaceville Leptospira species-specific serology (Microscopic Agglutination Test) Leptospira Details
Health Science Leptospira Reference Laboratory NCBID Wallaceville Leptospira culture and identification Leptospira Details
Health Science Legionella Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Legionella IFA test Legionella species Details
Health Science Legionella Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Legionella detection by PCR Legionella species Details
Health Science Legionella Reference Laboratory Kenepuru Science Centre, Porirua Legionella isolation from clinical specimens Legionella species Details