Fungus Testing Laboratory

Services offered include: Fungal identification, the in vitro susceptibility testing of antifungal drugs, the measurement of levels of antimycotic agents in biological tissues and fluids, and the evaluation of antifungal properties of potential and new antifungal drugs. The Fungus Testing Laboratory has been particularly active in the screening and testing of newly licensed antifungal antimicrobics for the pharmaceutical industry and serves as the contract laboratory for clinical efficacy studies involving these agents in therapeutic and clinical trials in humans for the major drug companies involved in the development of such antimicrobial agents.

The Fungus Testing Laboratory is now Performing Isavuconazole Susceptibility Testing and Drug Level Measurements

Laboratory Director:

Nathan P. Wiederhold, Pharm. D.


FTL Client Survey Form

The Fungus Testing Laboratory at the University of Texas
Health Science Center will be closed and unable to receive
shipments on the following dates:

November 26, 2020

November 27, 2020

December 24, 2020

December 25, 2020

January 1, 2021

January 18, 2021

May 31, 2021

Please contact us at 210-567-4131 if you have any
questions or concerns.