The Human diagnostic leg of Unistel Medical Laboratories provides extensive expertise in the testing, diagnosis and genetic counselling of inherited disorders and cytogenetic analysis. Genetic tests are performed on chromosomes cultures for cytogenetic analysis, DNA for molecular genetic analysis, DNA profiling and forensic DNA analysis.
DNA technologies have revolutionized modern science in many ways. DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid), the hereditary material in all living organisms from bacteria to animals and humans, controls and directs all the functions of a living organism.
Unistel Medical Laboratories (Pty) Ltd. (UML) was founded in 1999 and is a dedicated human and animal genetics testing centre located at De Tijger Business Park, Parow North in the Western Cape, South Africa.