This section deals with the detection of antigens and antibodies in serum. This helps and confirms presence of infections in the body. It also helps with the diagnosis of auto-immune diseases.


1) bioMerieux, Vidas (Enzyme Linked Fluorescent Assay, ELFA)


Tests performed on the Vidas:

1)      HBsAg Screening & Confirmatory

2)      Anti-HCV

3)      HAV IgM

4)      Procalcitonin (PCT)

5)      Anti-thyroglobulin antibodies anti-TG

6)      Thyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPA)


Other tests performed:

1)      Widal test

2)      Weil Felix

3)      Syphilis rapid test

4)      Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR)

5)      Scrub typhus rapid test

6)      Typhidot Rapid

7)      Stool Rota-adeno virus rapid test

8)      Japanese encephalitis rapid test