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Headquartered in Melbourne, Australia, NRL promotes the quality of tests and testing for infectious diseases globally. To achieve this, NRL’s scope is extensive, providing a number of services that individually and collectively support its mission, including:

  1. pre-market evaluation of in vitro diagnostic devices (IVDs)
  2. high standard quality assurance programs
  3. training and mentorship for the sustainability of self-sufficient laboratory systems
  4. patient sample reference testing
  5. TGA-licensed screening of samples collected from blood and tissue donors

NRL is designated a WHO Collaborating Centre for Diagnostics and Laboratory Support for HIV and AIDS and Other Blood-borne Infections. Learn more about NRL at