Viral Research & Diagnostic Laboratory, Under Department of Biochemistry
VRDL was established under the CSS 'Establishment of a network of laboratories for managing epidemics and natural calamities' in 2020. Dr, Swagnik Roy, HoD, Department of Biochemistry is the Principal Investigator for this project. It is currently the only laboratory in the state of Mizoram that is conducting RT-PCR tests for COVID-19.
List of Equipment
List of Staff under VRDL
Dr. Lalrinpari Sailo
Research Scientist – I (Medical)
Research Scientist (Non-Medical)
Data Entry Operator
The VRDL is also augmented by staff under the Department of Biochemistry, Zoram Medical College.