Metropolis sets up lab in Kozhikode

Friday, Oct 17, 2014,16:06 IST By metrovaartha A A A

The multinational diagnostic major, Metropolis Healthcare Ltd, will launch its state-of-the-art laboratory in this city of Kerala tomorrow.
Talking to reporters in Kozhikode today, Metropolis Kerala Head Dr Ramesh Kumar said the centre offered 4500 plus test, including routine to super specialized test.    Centrally located at Patteri on busy Mavoor Road, the laboratory is expected to be a major hub in north Kerala providing quality diagnostics, he said.
Besides, it also offered mobile care through its lab@home in the city and adjacent localities in northern part of the state, he said.
Apart from India, the multinational chain has diagnostic centres in UAE, Sri Lanka, South Korea, Kenya, Mauritius and Ghana, he said.
Kerala Panchayat and Social Welfare Minister M K Muneer will open the facility, he said adding that A Pradeep Kumar MLA will be the chief guest.