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.

E-Mail: WIEDERHOLDN@UTHSCSA.EDU

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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 28, 2019
November 29, 2019
December 24, 2019
December 25, 2019
December 26, 2019
January 1, 2020
January 20, 2020
February 10, 2020
May 25, 2020
Please contact us at 210-567-4131 if you have any
questions or concerns.