Inauguration of Molecular Lab Services including RT PCR and HLA Typing at KLE Dr.Prabhakar Kore Hospital and MRC


Shri. Suresh Angadi, Hon’ble Minister for State of Railways, Govt. of India inaugurated  Reverse Transcription–Polymerase Chain Reaction ( RT-PCR) testing facility at KLES Dr. Prabhakar Kore Hospital, Belagavi. It is one of the most accurate laboratory methods for detecting, tracking, and studying the coronavirus. Speaking on the occasion Minister said, testing facility at  KLES Hospital it is a boon to the needy people of Northern Karnataka. Medical professionals, nurses, health care workers and police personnel,  unmindful of covid-19 infection  threat are striving hard to control  the spread of virus. He called citizens to extend cooperation to covid  warriors.

The Latest generation of RT-PCR is approved by World Health Organization (WHO), Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), United State Food & Drug Administrator (US FDA), the state-of-the-art equipment will also be useful in detecting the medical drug resistance tuberculosis testing, H1N1 infections, for tissue matching in organ transplant, Hepatitis B & C viral load

Dr. Prabhakar Kore, MP, Chairman of the KLE Society assured that all the assistance will be given to the district administration in fight against the COVID-19. KLE Society is always striving to create healthier society.  He requested citizens not to venture into unnecessary outings, he stressed social distancing and  use of mask  are the gold standard in keeping the virus away and advised senior citizens, and children to stay at  home and involve in light workouts.

Dr. V S Sadhunnavar, Director KLE Society, Dr. Vivek Saoji, Vice Chancellor, KAHER ,Dr. H B Rajsekhar, Dr. V D Patil, Dr. M. V Jali, Medical Director,Dr. N S Mahantshetti, Principal, J N Medical College, Dr. V A Kothiwale, Registrar, KAHER, Dr Preeti Maste were present.