Visit to Blood Bank and Pathology Department
An educational visit to Blood Bank and Pathology Department was organized for students of B. Tech Biotechnology (VIIth semester), School of Engineering and Technology, on 17th September 2019, at Jaipur National Hospital, Jaipur, Rajasthan.
The objective of the visit was to make students understand the requirement of blood donation, the complete process of donating blood, medical examinations (e.g., body weight, Blood typing analysis, Hb count etc.,) carried out before donating blood, initial processing of blood sample in a centrifuge for different applications and the process of blood preservation at different temperatures. Application of different “immunological kits (ELISA test for virus, Malaria test etc.,)” and machines (Platelet shaker, Lisa Wash etc.,) for the analysis of common bacterial or viral diseases was explained to students. Students also visited the Grossing Room where specific human organs were preserved in formaldehyde for further diagnostic or microscopic examination. Further, Histology and Cytopathology lab were also visited where students learnt about the H&E staining and tissue processing through and Microtome and Cryostat respectively.View All Events