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Chains of analyses...

After coming into operation in 2015, the laboratories and research building alone boasts a dozen innovative features, including:

  • a pneumatic tube system to transport samples
  • several systems of automated analyses, especially in the clinical chemistry and haematology labs
  • an inoculator for plating bacterial cultures
  • a cryobank capable of storing samples up to -196°C in liquid nitrogen containers
  • a centralised biobank for storing samples for clinical or other studies.


6.5 million analyses

In 2015, the HUG carried out exactly 6,552,013 laboratory analyses, including 3% for external providers.

Last update : 29/01/2019