• Real-Time PCR is being set up so that Viral load of HIV, HBV and HPV can be determined within a few hours to monitor treatment
  • Gen-Probe technique used for detection of M tuberculosis from sputum and extrapulmonary samples within 3 hrs as against 6 wks of culture.
  • Molecular biology use for diagnosis and MDR of M. tuberculosis complex by Line probe assay method.