WHAT WE DO?
The core objective of the department is to provide technical-scientific support for research activities and contribute to the clinical care of patients in collaboration with the Manhiça District Hospital. To address these needs, the laboratory has areas of processing of samples, namely, Clinical Analyses Unit (Parasitology, Haematology and Biochemistry), Microbiology (General Bacteriology and TB), Immunology, Molecular Biology and Entomology.
The laboratory operates in accordance with International Quality Standards (ISO 15189) and Good Clinical and Laboratory Practices (GCP and GCLP), which allows to maintain and improve the quality levels.
Responsible for the Laboratory
Dr. Delfino Vubil has a degree in Biology, a Masters in Cellular and Molecular Biology and a Ph.D. in Medicine and Translational Research, joined CISM in 2009 as a research intern at the Laboratory of Microbiology and Molecular Biology. His research interests are in the epidemiology and molecular biology of infectious diseases, including antibiotic resistance, and since 2019 he has been Head of the Laboratory since 2019 at CISM.
Vubil completed in 2020 the accreditation of the CISM Laboratory by ISO 15189, an opportunity that gave him experience in implementing Quality Management Systems (QMS) for accreditation.
Manager of Sample Reception
Molecular Biology Manager
Haematology and Biochemistry Manager