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Capital Diagnostics

Quality Assured Service

UKAS TestingCapital Diagnostics provides an independent, impartial and comprehensive histopathology, microbiology, clinical pathology and post mortem examination service, and a unique external quality assessment service for point-of-care biochemistry and haematology analysers (C-QAS). We are committed to working in partnership with all practices to provide high quality health care and assisting them in enhancing the quality and value of their work for their patients. All of Capital Diagnostics income helps fund SRUC's support of the rural environment and the businesses that depend on it.


We offer a fully assured and quality controlled service. The laboratory and many of the tests are accredited by UKAS to ISO 17025, an internationally recognised standard of the highest level. Where we have to refer assays we strive, where possible to refer to another accredited laboratory.

Our Service Includes:

  • Rapid reporting of fully interpreted results by fax, post or email
  • Postage paid envelopes provided
  • Artur with parrotSample tubes will be provided free of charge although a post and packing fee of £6 +vat will apply to each despatch (UK and Northern Ireland only).
  • 10% discount on follow up samples to monitor disease progression (not for progesterone or those marked S).

The test list provides information on sampling and sample requirements. If you have questions please contact us, and our professional technical staff will be pleased to assist.



Capital Diagnostics

Capital Diagnostics

Companion Animal Service

Address: Capital Diagnostics, SRUC Veterinary & Analytical Services, Pentlands Science Park, Bush Loan, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 0PZ

Telephone: 0131 535 3145

Fax: 0131 535 3131


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