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National Institutes of Health
Wadsworth Center Receives Award From NIH

NYSDOH Lab Part of a Consortium to Investigate Effects of Environmental Factors During Early Development on the Health of Children and Adolescents

ALBANY, N.Y. (September 23, 2016) - New York State Department of Health today announced that... read more

HIV (yellow) attacking T cell. Credit: Seth Pincus, Elizabeth Fischer, Austin Athman, NIAID, NIH
Wadsworth Center’s Bloodborne Viruses Laboratory Participates in the HIV Nucleic Acid Testing Referral Demonstration Project

In 2014 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL) made the first changes to the recommended HIV testing algorithm in a quarter of a century. According to the new scheme, a small... read more

Little brown bat Myotis lucifugus
Dr. Sudha Chaturvedi Fights Fire with Fire - Literally Using One Fungus to Fight Another

White-nose syndrome, first identified in the US in New York during the winter of 2006-2007 has killed millions of North American bats, and... read more

Master of Science in Laboratory Sciences

Master of Science in Laboratory Sciences
The Wadsworth Center Master of Science in Laboratory Sciences Program combines lecture-based course work with direct laboratory training. The program is housed within one of the largest and most comprehensive public health laboratories in the United... read more