The South Sector Microbiology Laboratory provides diagnostic services for all South Glasgow hospitals and GPs as well as a Paediatric Microbiology Service for Yorkhill Sick Children's Hospital.
The Microbiology Department is situated on the 4th Floor of the Laboratory Medicine & Facilities Management Building Southern General Hospital
The Department is open from 08.45hrs to 17.00hrs Monday to Friday and 08.45hrs to 12.00hrs on Saturdays and Public Holidays.
The South Sector Microbiology Dept is now the location for the centralised TB service for GG&C
It also includes a Specialist Clinical Mycology section which provides a comprehensive, modern diagnostic service for clinically important fungi for both primary and secondary care throughout Scotland.
The department is fully accredited with Clinical Pathology Accreditation (UK) Ltd, Reference No. 0401 and all staff participate in Continued Professional Development.