MYCOBACTERIOLOGY

  • Monomaniacal Focus on Tuberculosis
  • Complete range of tests for TB as well as for NTM
  • State of the art Biosafety level 3 laboratory infrastructure
  • Expertise in the field of Mycobacteriology
  • Complete Accreditations & Approvals from RNTCP

Infexn is one of the first standalone reference laboratories in India offering a comprehensive TB test menu at a single location.

Our tests identify a positive result within 7 days and a true negative in 6 weeks, versus traditional methods which can take up to 8 weeks.

Infexn is a completely RNTCP & NABL approved laboratory for TB testing, having obtained all four certifications from RNTCP.

RNTCP: Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program, NABL: National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories.

What makes our TB test menu special?

Infexn TB Test Menu


  • Fluorescent Microscopy
  • MGIT-AFB Culture
  • Anti-tuberculous DST for all 15 drugs
  • Line Probe Assay- I & II
  • GeneXpert
  • NTM DST
  • NTM Culture

Key features of Mycobacteriology




Drug sensitivity testing

  • For Mycobacterium tuberculosis against all the available anti-TB drugs.
  • For detecting latent tuberculosis with facilities offering high sensitivity and specificity



BSL-3 compliance

  • We are equipped with a comprehensive facility, BSL-3 containment area, capable of handling life-threatening & esoteric pathogens.