• Bringing world-class diagnostic testing to the UAE and the region

    NRL implements international best-practice laboratory processes and aims to set the benchmark for quality standards in the region.

  • Comprehensive test menu covering the diagnostic spectrum

    To serve our clients and cater for highly prevalent local and regional disease area needs.

    About National Reference Laboratory

    National Reference Laboratory (NRL), a Mubadala Health partner, is focused on increasing the quality, spectrum, coverage and overall efficiency of laboratory testing in the UAE and GCC region. NRL implements international best-practice laboratory processes and aims to set the benchmark for quality standards in the region. 

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    Our Services

    Providing clients the complete spectrum of clinical testing services.

    • Referral Testing

      NRL test menu consists of more than 5,000 tests, it includes a comprehensive range of services from routine tests to highly specialized laboratory tests including genomics, human leukocyte antigen testing, newborn screening, oncology and rare diseases. 

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    • Laboratory Management

      NRL provides complete onsite laboratory management solutions, ideal for facilities looking to partner with a specialist laboratory operator. Our laboratory management solutions ensure the delivery of high quality patient care whilst increasing efficiencies and reducing costs. 

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    • Occupational Health

      NRL provides a range of occupational health testing services aligned to meet your organization’s needs. NRL has a wealth of experience providing these services to a diverse range of organizations, including corporate medical centers, visa screening centers and companies from different industries such as oil and gas, aviation, construction and hospitality. 

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    Centers of Excellence

    NRL is committed to establishing specialized Centers of Excellence (CoE) aligned to local and regional disease area needs to bring much needed advanced clinical services to the Middle East.

      Medical and Scientific Team

      NRL’s scientific team is one of the largest internationally accredited and board-certified expert teams in the country. It comprises more than 20 pathologists and clinical scientists providing specialized experience and expertise across a range of disease areas.

      Clients have the ability to obtain advice and support directly from NRL's medical and scientific teams.

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      For the latest news on what’s happening in Abu Dhabi

      Quality Accreditations

      NRL is a leader in quality with 23 international accreditations and one of the largest CAP accredited laboratory networks in the region.

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