Clinical Virology Laboratory

The Clinical Virology Laboratory at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is one of the largest and most comprehensive molecular-based virology test centers in the United States. Our staff of highly skilled professionals provides laboratory services to hospitals, clinics, physicians, and other laboratories nationwide.

Our personnel work with you to facilitate specimen collection, handling and transport, and to select the most appropriate test(s) for your patient. We’re also available to assist in interpreting test results. Our access to the knowledge and experience of distinguished researchers, teachers, and clinicians assures you of excellent counsel and assistance.

As a component of a renowned clinical, teaching, and research environment, the Clinical Virology Laboratory at CHOP can offer abundant expertise and support. Our team of professionals will take a personalized approach to providing high quality and timely results to healthcare providers and will provide follow-up information when requested.


Main Building, 5th Floor, 5NW43


Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and holidays: 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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Clinical Virology Laboratory
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Main Building, 5th Floor
Room 5NW43
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104