reference laboratory

ref·er·ence lab·o·ra·tory

(ref'rĕns lab'ŏr-ă-tōr-ē, lă-bōr'a-trē)
A large laboratory that performs miscellaneous testing not usually performed in a hospital laboratory.
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The "Clinical Reference Laboratory Services Market by Service, End-users, Application, and Geography - Global Forecast and Analysis 2019-2023" report has been added to's offering.
Oversight over the fulfillment of the requirements set forth in the Plant Protection Act is exercised in Estonia by the Agricultural Board in conjunction with the national plant health reference laboratory. In Estonia the role of reference laboratory is performed by the Laboratory of Plant Health and Microbiology of the Estonian Agricultural Research Center.
It is a full service reference laboratory with all diagnostic disciplines to provide comprehensive diagnosis for animal diseases, with a total projected staff of 25.
SIR, - Perhaps your correspondent Mr McNair, (Letters to the editor, Saturday July 13), would be interested to know with regard to his concern about the seeming lack of information about Lyme disease and of input from the Scottish Government, that the P&J informed us in May 2018 that Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, was designated as the Lyme Disease Reference Laboratory for Scotland.
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Summary: National Reference Laboratory to carry out drug, alcohol testing for nation's aviation industry
The ministry pointed out that the supervision of imported grape leaves products was tightened after the results of the analysis by the external reference laboratory of samples, which matched the results of a previous analysis by the ministry's food laboratories.
ISLAMABAD -- The Government of Japan has announced Friday that they would provid 3.2 million US dollars for the procurement of equipment for the Regional Reference Laboratory for polio eradication, located in the National Institute of Health in Islamabad.