2019 Spring Bank Holiday Service Availablity

Liver Laboratories Spring Bank Holiday service availability

Please note that there will be limited Liver Pathology services available on the Spring Bank Holiday Monday as follows:

Monday 27th May:
IDM Lab
will provide a limited service for immunosuppressive drug measurement.

All services will resume as normal on Tuesday 28th May

test-icon HCV Genotype

Purpose of Test: The HCV Genotyping assay is used for the identification of HCV genotypes 1 to 6 and subtypes a and b of genotype 1 in human serum or plasma. Determination of HCV genotype helps tailor treatment decisions (type/duration) in patients being considered for anti-viral treatment
Method: The VERSANT HCV Genotype assay is an in vitro line probe assay (LiPA)
Minimum Sample Requirements: 1.5mLs EDTA plasma preferred or serum
contact-icon Contacts
Hepatitis Testing Service: kch-tr.LiverHTS@nhs.net
Contact Lab for any queries.