History

Anand Diagnostic Laboratory’s exulting expertise in the field of investigative medicine and diagnostic testing comes with a strong groundwork on the dedicated set-up of the organisation. Our experience and establishments that have been milestones in this domain have been mapped out below.

1974
Established Anand Diagnostic Laboratory
1980
First to start Radio Immunoassay for diagnosis in private field in Karnataka
1988
First lab to start Immunofluorescence, tissue typing / Cross matching for transplant workup
1997
Started PCR testing for Tuberculosis
2000
Acquired more space for lab to provide for a larger and spacious waiting lounge.
2000
First to provide microscopic image capture and print system for biopsy material and e-mail microscopic images.
2001
The very first NABL accredited lab in South India.
2003
Renovated Lab to open hall concept and expanded client waiting lounge.
2005
Started collection centres
2009
Started Immuno Histo Chemistry
2011
First in the region to introduce LCMS for routine in-vitro diagnostics.
2011
First to automated sample tube labelling and sample sorting.
2014
First in the city to offer PLGF (Placental Growth Factor) by trace technology, a first trimester risk assessment test, which detects the early signs of preeclampsia during pregnancy
2015
First to use 1,5-Anhydroglucitol (1,5-AG) for blood sugar control.
2017
Profound advancements in prospect…
1974
One of the first few stand-alone laboratories in Karnataka to be set up by a pathologist
1987
Moved to new larger premises
1987
Started Auto analyser for Chemistry and established Radiology and imaging services
1993
Started Auto analyser for Chemistry and established Radiology and imaging services
1998
Introduced Bar-coding in Registration for positive identification of patient samples and upgraded Lab Information system (LIS)
2000
First to provide report kiosk for “any time report collection” in addition to web facilitation of report view and download, sms of reports etc.
2001
Started Home collection & sample pickup facility. Started web based test reports.
2003
Started sample pick up from labs
2006
Integrated system for chemistry and Immunoassay, Pneumatic.
2010
Started outstation laboratory at Mangalore
2011
First to introduce laboratory pre-analytical process automation.
2013
First in the country to bring Digital Pathology into routine practice.
2015
First in Karnataka to offer Diabetic Retinopathy Screening (DRS) using a hand held device.
2015
First diagnostic laboratory to introduce a Drive-through sample collection service.
1974
Established Anand Diagnostic Laboratory
1980
First to start Radio Immunoassay for diagnosis in private field in Karnataka
1974
One of the first few stand-alone laboratories in Karnataka to be set up by a pathologist
1987
Moved to new larger premises
1988
First lab to start Immunofluorescence, tissue typing / Cross matching for transplant workup
1987
Started Auto analyser for Chemistry and established Radiology and imaging services
1998
Introduced Bar-coding in Registration for positive identification of patient samples and upgraded Lab Information system (LIS)
2000
First to introduce automated sample transport system for samples.
2000
First to provide report kiosk for “any time report collection” in addition to web facilitation of report view and download, sms of reports etc.
1997
Started PCR testing for Tuberculosis
2000
Acquired more space for lab to provide for a larger and spacious waiting lounge.
2000
First to provide microscopic image capture and print system for biopsy material and e-mail microscopic images.
2001
The very first NABL accredited lab in South India.
2003
Renovated Lab to open hall concept and expanded client waiting lounge.
2005
Started collection centres
2009
Started Immuno Histo Chemistry
2001
Started Home collection & sample pickup facility. Started web based test reports.
2003
Started sample pick up from labs
2006
Integrated system for chemistry and Immunoassay, Pneumatic.
2010
Started outstation laboratory at Mangalore
2011
First in the region to introduce LCMS for routine in-vitro diagnostics.
2011
First to automated sample tube labelling and sample sorting.
2014
First in the city to offer PLGF (Placental Growth Factor) by trace technology, a first trimester risk assessment test, which detects the early signs of preeclampsia during pregnancy
2015
First to use 1,5-Anhydroglucitol (1,5-AG) for blood sugar control.
2011
First to introduce laboratory pre-analytical process automation.
2013
Started sample pick up from labs
2006
First in the country to bring Digital Pathology into routine practice.
2015
First in Karnataka to offer Diabetic Retinopathy Screening (DRS) using a hand held device.
2015
First diagnostic laboratory to introduce a Drive-through sample collection service.
2017
Profound advancements in prospect…