Mycology Reference Centre Manchester
The clinical Mycology Reference Centre Manchetser (MRCM) is
situated on the second floor of the Education & Research Centre
at Wythenshawe Hospital (UHSM Trust). The MRCM provides a
specialist medical mycology service for the North West of England
and further afield.
Antifungal and mycological advice can be offered on the diagnosis
of disease, clinical management and care of patients.
The MRCM laboratory is open from 08.30 to 17.00 hours Monday to
Emergency medical advice can be obtained by contacting Professor D
Denning, Dr P Newton, Dr R Richardson or the appropriate duty
Consultant Microbiologist via the switchboard on (0161) 998
|Professor Malcolm Richardson
Director of MRCM, and Consultant Clinical Mycologist
|(0161) 291 2124 (laboratory)
(0161) 291 5914 (Office)
(0161) 291 5839 (Secretary)
|Dr Caroline Moore
Principal Clinical Scientist
|(0161) 291 5839 (office)
(0161) 291 2124 (laboratory)
||(0161) 291 5806
||(0161) 291 2124
Further information is available on the Mycology Reference Centre
Manchester (MRCM) website.
All samples should be sent to the Microbiology Department,
Wythenshawe Hospital, which will ensure appropriate transportation
to the Mycology Laboratory.
Additional tests can be requested by telephoning or writing to
the laboratory, although it must be recognised that the archive
sample available will have a limited volume.