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16S rRNA Bacterial Identification

Alternative Names:Bacterial Genetic material
Ribosomal RNA
Laboratory:Microbiology
Test Code:16S rRNA Bacterial ID
Specimen Types:Tissue
Fluid
Container Types:
Fresh Tissue Pot
Collection & Request Instructions:

Test will only be performed after consultation with the Microbiology Registrar.

Please advise laboratory as soon as possible after collection if this test may be required.

Transport Instructions between Sites and/or Laboratories:Room Temperature
Assay Frequency:Weekly
External Laboratory:NSW Health Pathology, Westmead (ICPMR)