Competency information


Perform and critically evaluate the results from a range of assays used to investigate viral infection, including: immunoassay; agglutination; immunofluorescence; neutralisation; immunoblotting; electrophoresis; and gel diffusion.


  • Requirements for performance of assays used to investigate viral infection.
  • Selection of assay.

Relevant learning outcomes

# Outcome
# 2 Outcome Perform the range of laboratory techniques used in the workplace to investigate important viral infections.