Clinical Laboratory

The CTSC Clinical Laboratory develops and carries out research-related sample analyses to UNM HSC investigators, researchers throughout the United States and world, as well as corporate funded research projects. The CTSC Clinical Laboratory is certified by the College of American Pathologist (C.A.P.) and staffed by a Medical Director, master-degreed technologist, as well as certified Medical Technologist and Medical Laboratory Technicians.

The mission of the CTSC Clinical Laboratory is to perform immunodiagnostic and chemical assays on research samples submitted to the laboratory by investigators in a manner that assures strict quality control and report results within a timely fashion.

The CTSC Clinical Laboratory provides comprehensive, high complex testing services including: chemistry, special chemistry, point of care testing, specimen processing and phlebotomy. Current and prospective clinical and translational investigators are encouraged to inquire about any assay or analytical technique that may prove useful in their research. New assays are developed on an as-needed basis determined by the Medical Director and Science Research Manager.

Clinical Laboratory Services