The Anaerobic section is the National Reference Centre for New Zealand and receives anaerobes from hospital and community laboratories throughout New Zealand.
Anaerobe isolates are identified using a combination of phenotypic tests, commerical systems and 16S rRNA sequence analysis.
(Acting Technical Specialist)
For further information, contact the Microbiology Department via Lablink or the Clinical Microbiologist:
Lablink contact details
Dr Sally Roberts
021 674 140
Dr Sharmini Muttaiyah , Microbiologist: ext 22700 Cellphone 021 156 9883
Dr Mary de Almeida , Microbiologist: ext 22700 Cellphone 021 170 9117
Dr Gary McAuliffe, Microbiologist : contact via Lablink
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Anaerobic Reference Laboratory Referral Form