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Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College

Block Wise Seat Distribution for MBBS Aptitude Test 15th October 2017

Click here for Location Map of Aptitude Test

Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College

World Mental Health Day 2017

Awareness Walk: Tuesday, 10th October 2017

Start Time: 10:30 AM

Walk with us - Join the Campaign

Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College

Breast Cancer Awareness Programme 12-13 October 2017

Awareness Walk: 09:30 AM | 12 October 2017
Awareness Session: 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM | 12 October 2017
Free Breast Cancer Screening Medical Camp: 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM | 13 October 2017

For further details, Call at:
021-34412716, 021-34412256


Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College

Application For Admission To First Year MBBS Session 2017 - 2018

On immense demand of applicants, we have extended the last date of submission / obtaining admission forms online and from Cash Office of LNH, to 29th September 2017.

For further Details, Call at:
021-34412899, 021-34412933


Click here to Apply online

Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College

Application Form for Internship Program in Basic Sciences for Students of A-level (A1 &A2) or Intermediate (Part I & II)


Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College

Advanced Airway Management (AAM):

Date : 17th May 2017 (Wednesday)
Last date of registration : 13th May 2017

Basic Life Support (BLS):

Date : 02nd, 08th, 15th, 22nd May 2017 (Monday and Tuesday)
Last date of registration : Before 3 days of class conduct

Interpretation of ECG:

Date : 24th May 2017 (Wednesday)
Last date of registration : 20th May 2017

Organized by: Research and Skills Development Centre

For further information and registration fee, Please contact:
E-mail :

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Liaquat National Hospital

Liaquat National Medical College

Department of Molecular Pathology

Established in year 2007, Department of Molecular Pathology is contributing significantly towards the vision & mission of Liaquat National Hospital. The idea behind the establishment was to provide quality diagnostic services, at affordable rates and in reach of every one.

Our vision is to achieve the status of “Center of Excellence In Genetic Testing and Molecular Diagnosis”

• Department of Molecular Pathology is ISO-9001-2008 certified and is affiliated with College of American Pathologist (CAP) for third party proficiency testing

• All tests are performed under strict quality control (No open bench Practice) by highly qualified and trained staff and reported to meet the quality standards established in Molecular testing.

• All testing is carried out on IVD and CE marked Products according to recent guidelines.

The Team of Molecular Pathology is comprised of multi-disciplinary, energetic and enthusiastic individuals holding MS/BS qualification in, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Genetics and Medical Technology.


Well equipped with the state of the art technology, the fleet of instruments includes Real Time PCR, Class IIB2 and Class II A2 Biosafety Cabinets, high Speed centrifuge (Refrigerated with sealed rotor, Minus 40 Freezer, Cytovision software for Karyotyping and Fluorescent Imaging, Fluorescent Microscope, GeXP Genetic Analysis System, Liquid Nitrogen Storage, Inverted Microscope, CO2 Incubator.


On Oct 12th 2012, Department of Molecular Pathology launched GeneXpress Program with the objective of delivering PCR test results in 24 hours.

Within Molecular Pathology Five domains of services are functional which includes

1. Molecular Virology

i. Hepatitis B,C & D Virus PCR
ii. Hepatitis B,C & D Virus PCR
iii. Hepatitis C Virus Genotyping Qualitative PCR
iv. HSV,CMV, HSV I & II Virus Qualitative PCR
v. HIV Qualitative PCR
vi. HIV Quantitative PCR
vii. HPV 16/18 typing and HPV Screening by PCR
viii. CCHFV Qualitative PCR

2. Molecular Bacteriology

i. MTB Qualitative PCR
ii. MTB MDR Qualitative PCR

3. Molecular Immunology

ii. ANA Profile

4. Molecular Oncology

i. Her-2 gene Amplification testing by FISH*

5. Molecular Genetics

i. FLT3 PCR,
ii. JAK2 PCR,
iii. HLA B27 PCR,
iv. Delta 508 PCR,
v. Chromosome analysis (Karyotyping)

• All these tests are done on daily basis except Sundays.
• *Her2- gene Amplification by FISH is reported in 5 working days

The proposed list of new parameters, expected to be launched shortly, include



• Department contributes in 4 year Degree programs in Diagnostic Lab Sciences and Medical Technology affiliated with University of Karachi.
• Department also offers one month Internship, Eligibility Criteria is BSc, BS, MSc, MS, M.Phil Fellow, Ph.D fellow in Genetics, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Biochemistry and Medical Technology

Sr.# Name Designation Qualification
1. Dr. Muhammad Israr Nasir
Assistant Prof, Consultant and HOD Msc (Genetics),
Ph.D (Genetics)
  E-mail: Mobile: 0314-2335959 Ext: 2778, 2255


2. Dr. Sobia Rafiq
Assistant Prof and Consultant Msc (Genetics),
Ph.D (Genetics)
  E-mail: Ext: 2778, 2255


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