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Antimicrobial Resistance Laboratory Network

AR Lab Network Regional Lab testing takes place in both the Bacteriology Laboratory and the Mycology Laboratory (Candida)

Northeast Regional Isolate Submission (CT, ME, MA, NH, NJ, RI, VT and NYC)

New York State Isolate Submission 

  • NYS CRE/CRPA isolate submission should include CRE, CRPA, pan-resistant CRE/CRPA, and MDR Acinetobacter baumanii
  • For test orders and results

AR Lab Network Regional CPO Colonization Submission

AR Lab Network Expanded Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (ExAST)

Northeast Region AR Lab Network Newsletters

Learn more about the role of Wadsworth Center's AR Lab Network Core in the national Antimicrobial Resistance Laboratory Network.

ARLN trainingARLN Training

The Antimicrobial Resistance Laboratory Network is proud to host training activities.

Program Updates

Michael Perry and Elizabeth Nazarian

Two of Wadsworth Center’s Own Receive National Awards

At this year’s annual meeting of the Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL), two Wadsworth Center scientists were honored.


Elizabeth Nazarian, MT (ASCP) received the Silver Award for her contributions including her work to establish the Northeast...

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Catherine Prussing, Ph.D., M.S. APHL-CDC Fellow to Research Scientist

Catharine Prussing, Ph.D., M.S. spotlighted by the Association of Public Health Laboratories

Please read about Kate's transition from APHL-CDC Bioinformatics Fellow to Research Scientist at Wadsworth Center in the time of COVID-19 on page 21 of Lab Matters.

Summer 2019 Cover Image APHL Lab Matters

Nod to Wadsworth Center Antibiotic Resistance Laboratory

The Summer 2019 issue of the Association of Public Health Laboratories' (APHL) publication Lab Matters features an article recognizing the work of the Wadsworth Center's Antibiotic Resistance Lab Network (AR...

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Souvenirs: What did you bring home from your last trip to the hospital?

The stuff we carry around says a lot about us. If I were to dump my purse right now, you'd find a shell from my last trip to the ocean, a garnet from a hike up north and a penny pressed from an amusement park. Bacteria tell us a lot about themselves from the stuff (genes) they carry around as...

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AR Lab Network

Fighting Antibiotic Resistance with Printing Technology

Wadsworth Center's Antibiotic Resistance (AR) Regional Laboratory was chosen by CDC as one of four labs in the AR Lab Network to serve as a pilot site, "printing" with new drugs rather than...

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