|Location of laboratory||Epsom, Surrey
(West Park Laboratories are close to Junction 9 of the M25)
Name and postal address of the laboratory
Department of Microbiology
Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust,
West Park Laboratories,
|DX address||HPA South East
Epsom Collaborating Centre
|Telephone number for enquiries & fax number||Tel. 01372-734700
|Staff||Consultant Medical Microbiologist: Dr Justin Bendig
BMS 3: Dawn Andrew
|What do we do?||Broad range of virus diagnostics including cell culture.
Special expertise include:
Enterovirus detection and typing (including PCR and partial genome sequencing).
Influenza A and B surveillance - lab diagnosis by PCR, cell culture. Rapid Varicella zoster serology.
|Out of hours’ service||Contact Dr Bendig
|Links||The Microbiology Department at Epsom is an HPA collaborating laboratory
|This page was updated on||08/10/2008