The accreditation committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) has awarded accreditation to Agiomix FZ-LLC Laboratory, Dubai, United Arab Emirates based on results of recent on-site inspection as part of the CAP’s Accreditation Program.
The facility’s director Dr Walid Dridi, M.D, PhD was advised of this national recognition and congratulated for the excellence of the services being provided. Agiomix FZ-LLC Laboratory is one of more than 8,000 CAP-accredited facilities worldwide. “The CAP accreditation demonstrates Agiomix commitment to the quality and the accuracy of its data and clinical reporting with high-quality genomic and phenotypic characterization. With this accomplishment, Agiomix will continue to put patient’s accurate diagnosis as primary goal and to expand its services across the region said Dr Dridi.
Agiomix FZ-LLC Managing Director Dr Salah Al-Janabi upon learning of the laboratory’s accreditation said “Agiomix is committed to maintaining the highest standards of excellence in laboratory practices, we are honored to be receiving CAP accreditation and we are excited to join the CAP family and aspire to benefit our patients and advance the field of genomics services in emerging markets”.
The US federal government recognizes the CAP Laboratory Accreditation Program, begun in the early 1960s, as being equal-to or more-stringent-than the government’s own inspection program.
During CAP accreditation process, designed to ensure the highest standards of care for all laboratory patients, inspectors also examine the laboratory’s records and quality control of procedures for the preceding two years. CAP inspectors also examine laboratory staff qualifications, equipment, facilities, safety program and records, and overall management.
Agiomix offers Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) for Whole Exom and Whole Genome sequencing, Microarray and PCR services through-state-of-the-art laboratory setup. Agiomix provides variety of oncology testing, rare genetic disorder, reproductive genomics and microbiology. Check out the Press Release http://bit.ly/3b3T8KO
About the College of American Pathologists (CAP)
As the world’s largest organization of board-certified pathologists and leading provider of laboratory accreditation and proficiency testing programs, the College of American Pathologists serves patients, pathologists, and the public by fostering and advocating excellence in the practice of pathology and laboratory medicine worldwide. For more information, READ THE CAP ANNULA REPORT at www.cap.org.