Laboratory services

Laboratory services

  The Unit has a huge potential to engage in Laboratory Medicine Consultancy in the following areas:-

  1. Analysis of specimens for biochemical tests (human/non human) involving the:-
  1. Liver
  2. Kidney
  3. Heart
  4. Muscle
  5. Endocrinopathies (Immunoassays)
  6. Therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM)
  1. Quality Assurance in Laboratory medicine
  • Courses
  • Help set up programmes in existing Laboratories
  1. Outreach programmes in screening for biochemical diseases e.g. Diabetes Mellitus/Renal using point of Care testing (POCT), iron deficiency anaemia
  1. Research in the following areas:-
  • Endocrinopathies
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Dyslipidaemia
  • Trace elements
  • HIV/AIDS – biochemistry
  • Currently the Unit is in strategic alliance with the following local institutions as part of its IGA.
  1. Kenyatta National Hospital
  2. Kenyatta Doctor’s plaza
  3. Mbagathi District hospital
  4. Remox Research Project – Kibera Health Care
  5. Outpatients from all parts of the country.