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MLS Areas of Study

Clinical Chemistry

The biochemical analysis of blood and body fluids for the detection of disease. Includes the operation, maintenance and troubleshooting of laboratory instrumentation.

Clinical Immunology

The study of immune responses in normal and diseased states. Includes the detection of antigens and antibodies in blood and body fluids in infectious and autoimmune diseases.

Clinical Microbiology

The isolation and identification of normal flora and clinically significant bacteria, fungi, parasites and viruses. Includes antimicrobial susceptibility testing.

Diagnostic Molecular Technologies

DNA and RNA technologies used in clinical settings, including cancer management, transplantation, infectious disease and genetic disorder diagnosis.


The study of hemostasis and blood cell formation and function. Includes the diagnosis of coagulation disorders, anemias, leukemias, and lymphomas.

Transfusion Services

Evaluation of laboratory results for selection of blood components for therapy, including human blood groups, HLA antigens, and compatibility testing and donor selection.


The chemical and microscopic examination of urine for the detection of disease.

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Department of Allied Health Sciences
College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources
358 Mansfield Road, Unit 1101
Storrs, Connecticut 06269-1101
Telephone: (860) 486-2834
Fax: (860) 486-5375