The Legionella antibody testing service provided by the HPA Public Health Laboratory Manchester has ceased.
Antibody testing will continue to be provided in support of HPU-led
investigations of potential outbreaks of legionellosis, via the HPA
Respiratory and Systemic Infection Laboratory (RSIL) at
Colindale. Legionella urinary antigen testing remains the
method of choice for individual patient management and will
continue to be provided by the HPA Public Health Laboratory