C-19 Direct

About C-19 Direct UK Lab Alliance

C-19 is an initiative by some of the UK’s leading UKAS accredited pathology laboratories to offer gold standard PCR testing for Covid-19.

Our labs are trusted Providers appointed by the UK Government’s Departments of Health and Social Care.

The mission of the collaboration is to offer the public in the UK Covid-19 tests processed to the highest standards, at a fair price.

The Labs

  • Cambridge Clinical Laboratories (CCL)
    • A UKAS accredited medical laboratory No. 9325 to the ISO15189:2012 standard founded in 2005.
    • A private company, it has served the NHS and international customers processing tests in Oncology, Virology, Fertility, Sexual Health and Autoimmunology.
    • CCL is a Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) listed provider of Covid-19 tests
  • Minton Treharne & Davies Group (MTD)
    • MTD is a UKAS accredited ISO 17025 (accreditation number 0077 & 1946) laboratory founded in 1947.
    • MTD is a UK private company that provides scientific consultancy, surveying, testing and training services to a worldwide client base from offices and laboratories in the UK, Europe, USA, Singapore and Australia.