Our Laboratories and Facilities
Indiana University Health Pathology Laboratory
State of the art central laboratory located on the canal in downtown Indianapolis providing the most comprehensive lab services in IN. CAP, CLIA, AABB accreditation.
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Hospital
Largest safety net health system in IN with a new energy efficient, environmentally advanced hospital and laboratory. JCAHO, CAP, CLIA, AABB accreditation.
Our research and development (R&D) and Clinical Research Team is housed in the Indiana University Health Pathology Labortaory (IUHPL) and at Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Hospital (SLEH), both in downtown Indianapolis, Indiana. IUHPL is a regional reference lab serving over 10 major hospitals as well as several smaller hospitals, clinics and outpatient facilities. IUHPL performs over 13 million lab tests annually. SLEH laboratory performs about 1.5 million tests each year serving the vulnerable populations of Marion County (Indianapolis). The following are examples of available methodologies/technologies, approximate annual test volumes, and instrumentation/assays utilized.
Microbiology: Blood cultures (94,000), urine/wound/respiratory (150,000/20,000/15,000), mycology/parasitology (14,000/5,000), TB (10,000), virology cultures (2,000); BACTEC, Vitek, Bruker Maldi-TOF, VIDAS, WASP, FilmArray, Verigene, PNA FISH, Cepheid, Hologic, DiversiLab
Molecular: Tumor markers (5,000), viruses (35,000), STD (65,000), genetics, coagulation; BD, Hologic, Roche, Cepheid, GenMark, Luminex, Focus, Illumigene, Illumina, Immucor, BioMerieux, Promega, Qiagen, ABI, Abbott, Invivoscribe, Agilent
Chemistry: Metabolic analytes (300,000), blood gases, protein and immunofixation electrophoresis (20,000), mass spectrometry; Beckman-Coulter, Siemens, Gem 4000, Abbott, ImmunoCAP, Agilent
Hematology: Blood counts (250,000), Urinalysis (50,000), Flow cytometry; Beckman Coulter, IRIS
Coagulation: PT/INR (120,000), special coagulation assays; IL TOP, ELISA,
Blood Bank: Type and cross match (10,000); antibody identification (20,000); Immucor NEO/Echo, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Haemonetics TEG
Anatomic Pathology: Cytology (57,000-gynecologic and 8,500 non-gynecologic), Fine-needle aspirates (4,500), biopsies (89,000), Immunohistochemical stains, In-Situ Hybridization; Digene