Laboratory of virology and molecular diagnostics is the only one of its kind in North Macedonia, established for monitoring, investigation and laboratory diagnosis of viral diseases.The laboratory diagnostic methods apply modern serological and molecular monitors following world literature and WHO recommendations. Since 2005 the laboratory has been accredited by the WHO National Laboratory for Measles and Rubella in North Macedonia. Since 2006 it has been reference laboratory for HIV / AIDS in R. of North Macedonia.
The laboratory is nominated by the Ministry of Health for National Influenza Center and is included in the WHO External quality assessment for detection of influenza viruses.
Analyses that are made in the laboratory:
- Virological tests
- EIAs proving antibodies (Imuno-enzyme tests) tumor markers
- Determination of hormonal status
- Markers for Osteoporosis
Head of Laboratory: Mr sci. Dr. Golubinka Boshevska, specialist microbiologist