Medical Laboratory Department

The Medical Laboratory Department is a comprehensive clinical laboratory diagnosis department that integrates clinical laboratory, teaching, and scientific research. The department has outstanding professional advantages and a reasonable talent structure. There are currently 52 medical technicians, including 6 senior titles and 30 intermediate titles, 4 with doctor’s and 9 with master’s degree. There are 9 affiliated specialized divisions including Clinical Biochemical Lab, Clinical Immune Lab (including AIDS Screening Laboratory), Luminescence Immune Lab, Clinical Blood Lab, Clinical Body Fluid Lab, Clinical Microbiology Lab, Outpatient Lab, Molecular Biology Lab, and Blood Collection Center. They are equipped with a series of advanced instruments and equipment such as a full-automatic biochemical analysis line, a full-automatic blood cell analysis line, a full-automatic chemiluminescence apparatus, and a MALDI-TOF mass spectrometer, carrying out more than 400 clinical tests. Our department insists on serving the clinic departments, and combining with clinical needs, has developed a series of specific disease-assisted diagnostic testing items represented by cardiovascular disease markers, infectious disease markers and male / female tumor markers.

This national-level department has an evaluation expert of Chongqing Municipal Science and Technology Awards, and is the core unit of Quality Control Center of Municipal Inspection Department , and the member unit of National Bacterial Drug Resistance Monitoring Network and National Fungal Disease Monitoring Network. As the standardized training base for resident physicians in Chongqing, our department undertakes the teaching load for doctors, graduate students, and visiting students. It is also a teaching practice base for medical examination departments of Chongqing Medical University and other universities, an editorial board member of several journals such as International Journal of Laboratory Medicine, Journal of Laboratory Medicine and Clinical Medicine. More than 20 members of our department have served various associations in Chongqing and across the country. In the past three years, our team has published more than 30 papers, including more than 10 SCI papers, and successfully applied for 3 projects of Chongqing Science and Technology Commission, 1 first prize and 2 third prizes of scientific and technological achievements from Chongqing Municipal Commission of Health and Family Planning.