June 2013

Introduction of a Human Parechovirus RNA test at NVRL


From the 17th June 2013, the NVRL will include a specific molecular test for human parechovirus (HPeV) RNA in the routine testing algorithm for CSF samples in patients’ <3 years of age.

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NVRL Phones out of order (4th June)


UCD Telephone services have advised us that fixed telephone services affecting approximately half of the Belfield campus are experiencing disruption. This includes all of the NVRL. They have also stated that replacements for faulty equipment have been sourced and are expected in UCD later this morning. It is unlikely that the service will be restored today. Updates by UCD are available here.

Update: Friday 7th June

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