The laboratory offers a comprehensive test repertoire for
neonatal, paediatric and adult haematological investigation and
treatment of patients including: Blood Counts, Coagulation, Red
Cell and Haematinic Investigations, Molecular Diagnostics, Stem
Cell Therapeutics and Blood Transfusion services.
We aim to provide a user-responsive service with rapid turn
around of accurate results. Expert clinical and scientific advice
is available on the investigation of haematological disorders, the
interpretation of test results, and on any further investigations
which may be required.
Specialist testing services
The department also offers specialist haematological testing
services for the Trust and other hospitals in the region for
referral investigations into thrombosis and haemophilia,
haemoglobinopathy, molecular oncology and bone marrow
We lead and take part in several major research and development
activities. The department is also represented regularly at
national and international meetings for clinical and laboratory
The laboratory is open for routine services Monday to Friday
8:30am to 5.15pm.
The out-of-hours service covers the remainder of the 24 hour
period, weekends and bank holidays for urgent, emergency work and
some specialised work where required.
For general enquiries or results call 0161 276 8766 or fax 0161
We are based in the Clinical Sciences Centre at Central
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