September 2021

CN-21-19 New NVRL Tube Guide


NVRL Blood Tube Guide 

Following a number of issues where incorrect sample types have been sent to NVRL for virology testing, an up-to-date guide has been attached to the 'Lab Information' tab on this website. 

Please review this Tube Guide to ensure that the correct sample type is submitted for your required test. 

Queries  can be directed to the NVRL Main Phone number 01-7164401, or via healthmail to

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Delay in turnaround time for some testing


Due to an instrumental move within the NVRL, there may be a delay in turnaround time for Hepatitis B and C PCR, HIV PCR and Hepatitis C genotyping.

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