November 2017

Changes to viral gastroenteritis testing


From December 11th (postponed from December 4th) onwards the NVRL will routinely screen all specimens received for viral gastroenteritis testing for the presence of the Rotarix rotavirus vaccine strain. This service will enable improved clinical interpretation of Rotavirus positive results. Rotarix may be excreted following vaccination and is detectable by the majority of Rotavirus tests.

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******Scheduled Laboratory System Maintenance 13th November*******


Due to scheduled laboratory system maintenance today Monday 13th November from 15:00 there may be a small delay in the reporting of results.

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