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Zalutskaya Oksana M., physician and bacteriologist (head) of the Republican bacteriological reference laboratory State Institution "Republican Scientific-Practical Center of Pulmonology and Tuberculosis' experience in medical practice - 22 years old, a member of the Republican public association" Belarusian Respiratory Society "training in Sweden , Great Britain, Poland and Estonia. For more information please call: + 375-17-289-84-52
Republican reference laboratory carries out bacteriological diagnosis of biological material and performs the following types of research:
- Microscopic examination for tuberculosis;
- Bacteriological test for tuberculosis with egg solid medium;
- Bacteriological testing for tuberculosis using BACTEC MGIT 960;
- Determination of drug susceptibility of Mycobacterium tuberculosis on Lowenstein-Jensen medium;
- Determination of drug susceptibility of Mycobacterium tuberculosis using BACTEC MGIT 960;
- Research on the drug sensitivity of mycobacteria using molecular genetic techniques (LPA);
- Identification of mycobacteria using molecular genetic techniques (LPA);
- Molecular-genetic rapid detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and susceptibility to rifampicin at the same time using the GeneXpert;
- Research on diagnostic material opportunistic pathogens and fungi;
- Identification and determination of antibiotic resistance opportunistic pathogens using an automated system BD Phoenix 100;
- Research on sterility.

Tel: 289-84-52

Nikolaenko Elena Nikolaevna, bacteriologist (head) of the Republican reference laboratory, has the highest qualification category, work experience in practical public health services for over 30 years, trained in Russia, in France. Member of the Republican public association "Belarusian Respiratory Society", a member of the "ROO of epidemiologists, microbiologists and parasitologists." For more information, please call: + 375-17-289-84-52
The Republican reference laboratory is equipped with modern laboratory equipment and carries out microbiological diagnostics of tuberculosis and purulent-inflammatory diseases and performs the following types of studies:
- microscopic examination for tuberculosis;
- bacteriological tests for tuberculosis and testing of drug sensitivity using dense and liquid nutrient media (BACTEC MGIT 960);
- studies on drug sensitivity and identification of mycobacteria using the molecular genetic method (LPA);
- A study using an automated molecular rapid test for the detection of M. tuberculosis complex DNA in a sample of diagnostic material and mutations associated with resistance to rifampicin in less than two hours;
- microbiological diagnosis of bacterial and fungal infections;
- identification and detection of sensitivity to antibiotics of pathogens of bacterial infections using the automated system BD Phoenix 100;
- identification of fungi and determination of their sensitivity to antifungal agents;
- Sanitary-bacteriological studies.