Global pharma major Lupin Limited has launched its regional reference laboratory in Guwahati, Asam in north-east India. The expansion is under Lumin’s strategy to expand across India and enhance access to quality testing said Lupin.
The reference laboratory in Assam is facilitated for conducting a broad spectrum of routine and specialized tests in the fields of molecular diagnostics, cytogenetics, histopathology, flow cytometry, cytology, microbiology, serology, hematology, immunology and routine biochemistry, the company stated.
After Assam and West Bengal, Lupin Diagnostics is planning to set up laboratories in Bihar, Jharkhand and Odisha. These labs will be established in Patna(Bihar), Ranchi (Jharkhand) and Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) and multiple cities across the West Bengal. These labs will be linked to Lupin’s franchise collection centers, LupiMitra. Presently, Lupin Diagnostics has more than 250 LupiMitra registered across the country, the company stated.