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microbial diseases laboratory

The Microbial Diseases Laboratory (MDL) of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) provides reference, diagnostic and applied research activities for the detection, epidemiologic investigation, control and prevention of bacterial, mycobacterial, fungal, and parasitic diseases in humans, food, water, and other environmental sources.

Certification and Registrations:

CLIA Laboratory Testing Certificate ID #05D0643851 (PDF)

CDC Select Agent Registration #C20150211-1673

 

Contact us at:

Phone: (510) 412-3700

Fax: (510) 412-3706

 

Mailing Address:

California Department of Public Health

Microbial Diseases Laboratory Branch

850 Marina Bay Parkway, MS E164

Richmond, CA 94804-6403

 

MDL Program Chief:  Edward P. Desmond, Ph.D.

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