At RSB college microbiology laboratory was established in the year of 2013. A microbiology laboratory is a laboratory devoted to the culturing, examination, and identification of microorganisms including bacteria, fungi, yeasts, etc. The microbiology laboratory has a crucial role in effective infection prevention and control (IPC).
The isolation and characterization of microorganisms inflicting infections performed by the microbiology laboratory play two important functions.
Clinical – Managing the infections on a regular basis
Epidemiological – Deep knowledge of an infective microbe present in a patient is helpful in investigating its source and mode of transmission.
The microbiology laboratory is supervised by a panel of professionals with proper educational qualifications and training.
Microbiology laboratories are facilitated with all the basic and some advanced laboratory equipment that includes: