Contact:
Email: clinpath@vet.cam.ac.uk
Phone: 01223 337625 (General enquiries) or 01223 337635 (Pathologists’ office – for enquiries regarding interpretation of results)

Clinical Pathology Laboratory / Central Diagnostic Services

Our laboratory (also known as Central Diagnostic Services) provides onsite clinical pathology services to the Queen’s Veterinary School Hospital, Cambridge Equine Hospital, and Cambridge Farm Animal Services, as well as practices throughout the UK. We also offer flow cytometry (immunophenotyping) for dogs and cats across Europe.

Services offered include

Flow cytometry/immunophenotyping of lymphoma and leukaemia in dogs and cats (see link below)
Immunocytochemistry for lymphoma, FIP and determining cell origin (see link below)
Thromboelastography and D-dimers
• Urine and serum protein electrophoresis
• Aspirate, fluid and bone marrow cytology and core biopsy histopathology
Haematology and biochemistry testing for small and large animals
• Full microbiology service including culture and sensitivity, faecal analysis and ectoparasite examination
Same day reporting for flow cytometry, haematology, biochemistry, cytology and urine analysis
• All of our reports include a free of charge interpretation from a clinical pathologist

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Our team work closely with colleagues in anatomical pathology, and attend daily clinical rounds in the Queen’s Veterinary School Hospital where we discuss the submitted cases in detail with the attending clinicians, in order to provide the most accurate diagnosis.

The Team

Joy Archer
MS VMD PhD FRCPath DipECVCP FRCVS (Hon)

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Tim Williams
MA VetMB PhD FRCPath DipECVCP MRCVS

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Maciej Guzera
DVM PhD MRCVS

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Lucia Sanchini
DVM MSc MRCVS

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Cassia Hare
MA VetMB MRCVS

Marie Law

Jill Free

Miranda Garfoot

Vikki Haverson

Hazel Bleet