Zoonotic and acute respiratory section: request form

Form (R1) for identification of legionella, mycoplasma, ureaplasma and respiratory chlamydia.


R1: zoonotic and acute respiratory section: request form

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Send completed forms with samples to:

Bacteriology reference department (BRD)

UK Health Security Agency
61 Colindale Avenue

Telephone 020 8327 7887 (staffed from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday)

DX address UKHSA Colindale Bacteriology, DX 6530002

Specimen submission guidelines can be found in the BRD user manual.

Published 1 April 2014
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