The Microbiology laboratory is a CLIA certified and accredited by the College of American Pathologist, clinical diagnostic laboratory. We provide routine bacteriology along with specialized testing in Serology, Mycology, Mycobacteriology, and Virology. We provide identifications and susceptibilities for pathogenic organisms isolated from patient samples. We utilize both manual and automated systems to provide results. Our certified staff is highly trained and qualified to provide the testing for direct patient care. We also support the Infection Control Program at MDACC.