DX Sample Information

DX may be used to send us specimens in UN 602 packs that they supply. All DX subscribing laboratories may send us samples using the DX network.


Please send DX samples to the below address:

Urgent samples for 'Insert Drug Name' Assay

The Antimicrobial Reference Laboratory

Southmead Hospital

DX 6121302


BS10 5NB

Antimicrobial Reference Laboratory Contact Details

Antimicrobial Reference Laboratory
Level 2, Phase 1, Pathology Sciences Building
Southmead Hospital
BS10 5NB

For General Enquiries and Results:

Telephone: 0117 4146269 or 0117 4146220
For Clinical Advice: 07802 720900
Fax: 0117 4146282
Email: arlenquiries@nbt.nhs.uk

Laboratory Hours

Monday to Friday 9am - 5.15pm, Saturday 9am - 12 noon

Test Information

Sample vials for testing

Includes details of sample types, volumes, special precautions, turnaround times & reference ranges.