MiraVista Diagnostics is an Industry Leading Mycology Reference Laboratory
MiraVista Diagnostics is a CLIA and CAP certified mycology reference laboratory (RL) with an exclusive focus on developing and processing diagnostic tests for serious fungal infections. We offer the highest standards in clinical accuracy and sensitivity for detection, monitoring and diagnostic testing for blastomyces dermatitidis, histoplasma capsulatum, cryptococcus, coccidioides, aspergillus and beta-D glucan.
Clinical Laboratory Testing for Serious Fungal Infections
The company was founded in 2002 by the renowned infectious disease scientist, Dr. Lawrence Joseph Wheat, whose groundbreaking research contributions resulted in the development of the first histoplasmosis antigen test in 1986. Today, MiraVista Diagnostics serves the medical and healthcare sectors in the U.S. and Canada processing over 100,000 tests per year for fungal infections. This includes antigen and antibody detection tests for coccidioides (valley fever fungus), aspergillus, histoplasmosis capsulatum, Blastomyces dermatitidis and cryptococcus.
MiraVista Diagnostics offers same-day testing, prompt response, fast shipping and direct access to the laboratory’s team of experienced infectious disease specialists that has collectively published more than 1,000 scientific research articles. Clients include large medical research hospitals, healthcare systems and universities as well as large reference labs. Contact us to discuss a fungal infection case, set up a corporate account for high volume testing or order from among MiraVista Diagnostics’ menu of diagnostic screening tests for fungal diseases.
Saturday testing and shipments We now accept specimens on Saturdays and offer Histoplasma antigen and Blastomyces antigen EIA tests on Saturdays.
Updates to our hours of operation: BUSINESS HOURS OF OPERATION: Monday: 8:00am – 5:00pm EST CLINICAL TESTING HOURS OF OPERATION: Monday: 8:00am – 5:00pm EST Tuesday – Friday: 8:00am – 11:00pm EST Saturday: 8:30am – 5:00pm EST CLINICAL CONSULTATION HOURS:…
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At least two Boy Scout campers have been diagnosed with histoplasmosis after staying at Camp Avondale in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Indiana Economic Development Corporation Offers economic incentives to MiraVista Diagnostics. This includes $275,000 in tax credits and $50,000 in training grants to hire additional employees and expand its corporate headquarters and diagnostic laboratory in Indianapolis.
MiraVista Diagnostics is participating in 2018 ID Week in San Francisco on October 3-7, 2018. Visit us at booth #1032. Representatives from MiraVista will be available to discuss our latest mycology research and menu of diagnostic tests for serious fungal…
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MiraVista Diagnostics is a sponsor and poster presenter at the 2018 Biennial Meeting of the Mycoses Study Group Education and Research Consortium (MSGERC) in Big Sky, Montana on September 25-28, 2018. Poster: Largest Study of Histoplasma Meningitis Debunks Assumptions of…
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