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Microbiology is the study of minute organisms, and a microbiological lab in a hospital is used to detect organisms in this category that cause disease. The commonly seen microorganisms are bacteria, viruses, fungi, protozoa, etc. The microbiology lab also studies the microorganism, once identified, and helps in determining which drug is the best to treat the disease caused. Many of the labs at Narayana Health Group are accredited by the NABL & JCI. The laboratories are completely automated, thereby allowing for accurate analysis of many samples simultaneously. Services are available 24 hours a day, on all days of the week. The department of microbiology and serology analysis an excesses of 600 samples every day. Dealing with such a large number of biological samples and also ensuring a low turnaround time (TAT) is attained by the lab being completely automated. The BD BACTEC-FX blood culture system is the largest in Shimoga. Culture and sensitivity is carried out by the Phoenix and Vitek 2 Compact Systems. Vitros 3600 with the enhanced chemical luminescence technology and its continuous operating capacity makes exceptional performance posiible with very small sample sizes. The laboratory handles upwards of 30 different serological tests ranging from 4th Generation ELISA to TORCH Panel, Widal and VDRL. The lab also tests for HIV, HBV, and HCV. Avail the services provided by the lab at Narayana Health Group by booking an appointment, either through the website or by a phone call.