Labquality New Schemes 2021

For 2021 Labquality have introduced further pilot schemes for the following:


Please see the attached leaflets for more information and registration link. Both schemes will be carried out with two rounds for a limited number of participants. The first (free of charge) will be in May 2021 and the second in October/November 2021 (chargeable). Registration includes participation for both rounds. Deadline for registration for both was 26/04/2021 but has been extended to 31/05/2021 and with a special 50% discount offer (including for those already registered) for the Preanalytical scheme for pneumatic transport systems 


Pilot Scheme - June 2021:

Gastric Biomarkers

Round 1: June 2021 (Pilot study free of charge for a limited number of participants) 

Round 2: November 2021

Registration: By 31st May, 2021


Pilot Scheme - September 2021:

Interleukin-6 (IL-6)

Round 1: September 2021 (Pilot study free of charge. Limited number of samples available, participants will be selected according to methods in use)

Registration: By 15th August, 2021


Ketones (beta-hydroxybutyrate) POCT:

Round 1: September 2021 (Pilot study free of charge)

Registration: By 15th August, 2021



Below are other new Labquality EQA schemes in 2021. Please register as early as possible for these schemes:


5651 CMV and EBV, nucleic acid detection, quantitative

Registration: Before 25th June, 2021


Multirespiratory Virus Nucleic Acid Detection

Registration: Before 30th August, 2021


3170 Urine bacterial screening with automated analyzers

Registration: Before 1st September, 2021



Labquality will also continue to provide the following schemes into 2021:

5676 SARS-CoV-2, nucleic acid detection

5677 SARS-CoV-2, antibody detection



Please contact IEQAS for all prices at