About us

SAS_STS_sw_206.jpgThe Institute of Clinical Chemistry (IKC) provides high quality laboratory diagnostics according to
ISO 17025 standards. This service is available to the University Hospital Zurich and external customers for patient care as well as clinical research.

The translational and clinical research carried out at the IKC focuses on metabolic disorders and cardiovascular diseases.

Teaching and support for young scientists includes the education of medicine and science students as well as technicians, promotion of doctoral candidates with a medical or scientific background as well as the postgraduate formation of FAMH-certified specialist for laboratory medicine with specialization in clinical chemistry.

The Institute of Clinical Chemistry is home to the Association for Medical Quality Control, i.e. one of two organizations for external quality assurance programs in Switzerland, which organize legally required external quality control in laboratory medicine.

Laboratory tests

Information and registration
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Tel +41 44 255 22 67
Fax +41 44 255 45 90

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