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Clinical Chemistry

Performs Over 100 Different Assays

Clinical Chemistry is a comprehensive laboratory, performing well over 100 different assays using a wide variety of techniques. We are equipped to measure anything from acetone to zinc.

Laboratory Components

The laboratory includes:

  • Work areas dedicated to blood gas analysis
  • Highly automated spectrophotometry, allowing the simultaneous quantitation of dozens of chemical constituents of blood
  • Therapeutic drug monitoring and toxicology
  • Automated immunoassays for endocrinology and tumor markers
  • Protein electrophoresis and immunofixation electrophoresis
  • Immunoassays for hepatitis and related serologies
  • Prenatal screening
  • Fetal lung maturity testing
  • Urinalysis

Contact Information

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
330 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215