Laboratory medicine

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust offers a range of unique laboratory services covering both routine and specialist testing.

Our world-class teams are comprised of clinical and biomedical scientists, researchers, and support staff. The teams play an essential role in the diagnosis and treatment of childhood illness, as well as acting as a specialist referral centre for hospitals, clinics and clinicians across the world.  We also provide some services for testing of adult samples.

Laboratory specimen requirements

Laboratory user guides and request forms.

Laboratory test database

Search our database for a complete list of the laboratory tests that we undertake at GOSH.

Accessing laboratory results

Online web-based results portal, allowing external health care providers to view the results and reports for their patients.

Quality and Governance

Information on accreditation, compliance and quality control and service level agreements.

North Thames Genomic Laboratory Hub

One of seven genomic laboratory hubs in England responsible for providing genomic and genetic testing.

Contact laboratory medicine

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