Laboratory Sciences Division (LAB) [PHCR-North] 

NOTE: As of 30 September 2015, PHCR-North has transitioned to the Regional Health Command - Atlantic (Provisional).  The information here is provided as a courtesy and may not be up-to-date. 

Our Services

Pathogen diagnostics:  We have the capability to test sandflies, ticks, mosquitoes, and fleas as well as animal blood and tissue for a wide range of disease-causing organisms.  Our capabilities include pathogen detection for the causative agents of malaria, leishmaniasis, Lyme disease, ehrlichiosis, tularemia, sandfly fever, dengue fever, West Nile virus, tick-borne encephalitis virus and other diseases of military relevance world-wide.

Pathogen analysis support:  We provide protocols, methodologies, and pathogen analysis to other DoD labs as needed to support the One Health USAPHC Mission goals of safe people, animals, and the environment.

Vector-borne and zoonotic disease surveillance planning:  We provide consultative services, guidance and supplies in the way of collection kits to support arthropod vector and animal reservoir surveillance.




For more information, navigate to our Organization page.

Contact Us

For assistance or customer service requests from Public Health Command Region-North  Laboratory Sciences Division, please us the contact information on our Organization Page.