Microbiology exams microorganisms that cause disease.

SydPath’s Microbiology department offers comprehensive microbiological testing including:

  • General bacteriology
  • Mycology
  • Mycobacteriology
  • Parasitology
  • Infectious diseases serology
  • Molecular biology

The laboratory is highly automated and provides rapid results. The laboratory is licensed by the TGA for the serological testing of blood and tissue donors.

We specialise in respiratory virus PCR Technology, enteric pathogens, sexually transmissible infections, parasitology, therapeutic drug monitoring, and management and identification of opportunistic infections in immunocompromised patients.

Meet our Microbiology Pathologists here