NHLS Biobank has the vision to secure and manage collections and storage of biospecimen for research purpose, both now and future. Research plays an integral role in the quest to find cures for deceases, which in turn will help to improve the quality of life for our citizens.
The NHLS Biobank, as a future knowledge-hub, is planning on growth to meet emerging bio-banking needs of the South African medical researchers.
NHLS Biobank is unique in that it encompasses components of multiple Biobank, such as cell culture, genetics, cancer and molecular biology, histology and cytology, infectious diseases, DNA\RNA bank on health subjects.
Cholera Disproved As Cause Of Illness In Free State Province Patient.
18 February 2013 The National Institute for Communicable Diseases in Johannesburg has completed laboratory testing on specimens from a Free State Province man admitted to hospital last week with diarrhoea.