Sankara Nethralaya
Sankara Nethralaya
Last Updated: July 2021
SANKARA NETHRALAYA REFERRAL LABORATORY
(A unit of Medical Research Foundation, Sankara Nethralaya)

Sankara Nethralaya Referral Laboratory is an independent laboratory service under “Medical Research Foundation (MRF)”and is referred to as “SNRL.”

It was started in the year 2005

The legal name of the parent organization is “Medical Research Foundation” which is Registered under the “Societies Registration Act 1860 (S.No. 25 of 1978)”.

Address for Communication
Sankara Nethralaya Referral Laboratory
JKCN complex,
5th Floor of H T Parekh Block,
No.21, Pycroft Garden Road,
Chennai-600 006, Tamil Nadu, India
Tel: +914442271987
E-mail:snreflab@snmail.org

Quality Policy
“We at Sankara Nethralaya Referral Laboratory commit to provide Quality Medical Laboratory service in terms of generating reliable patient test reports, on time, using appropriate technology of international standards through committed and competent staff, who ensure to abide by the policies and procedures of the laboratory at all times with complete awareness of the required documentations.”
Objectives
  1. To comply with ISO15189:2012 standards at all time.
  2. To maintain excellence in medical laboratory services using standard technology.
  3. To ensure compliance with the statutory and regulatory requirements.
  4. To ensure adequate resources and staff competence, enabling effective professional services.
  5. To complete the laboratory tests and reports the results in an effective and timely manner.
  6. To ensure continued patient satisfaction.
Personnels
  1. Dr A. Priyadharshini, M.D., Laboratory Director In-charge
  2. Dr Anand A R, PhD., Senior Associate Professor
  3. Dr L.Dhanurekha, PhD., Senior Scientist
  4. Dr Kavitha A V, MD., Assistant Professor
Equipments at SNRL
S.No. Equipments
01 Autoclave-1 (Decontamination)
02 Autoclave-2 (Sterilization)
03 Anaerobic work station
04 Cytospin
05 Centrifuge
06 Carbon-di-oxide Incubator
07 Hot Air Oven
08 ID and AST Machine (Vitek 2 compact)
09 Incubator(Bacteriology)
10 Laminar Flow
11 Bio Safety Cabinet
12 Water Bath
13 Ultra low temperature freezer (-80˚c)
14 PCR Machine (Thermo cycler)
15 BOD Incubator
16 Fluorescence Microscope
Sections of SNRL
Reception Area
Reception Area
Reception Area
 
Wash Room
Wash Room
Wash Room
 
Collection Area
Collection Area
Collection Area
 
Bacteriology
Bacteriology
Bacteriology
Bacteriology
Bacteriology
 
PRE – PCR Room
PRE – PCR Room
PRE – PCR Room
 
Amplification Room
Amplification Room
Amplification Room
 
POST – PCR Room
Amplification Room
Amplification Room
 
Mycobacteriology (MGIT) Room
Mycobacteriology Room
Mycobacteriology Room
 
Mycology
Mycology
 
Serology
Serology
Serology
 
Sequencing Room
Sequencing Room
Sequencing Room