The LIA/VIC laboratory unit has been certified to ISO/IEC 17025 by the Swiss Accreditation Service. This certification is in accordance with Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) regarding the handling, processing, storage and traceability of clinical study samples, standardization testing, data management and documentation required for submission to regulatory authorities.

The majority of the assays developed in our laboratory have been validated in clinical studies. The LIA/VIC laboratory represents, as such, a platform focused on Standard Operating Procedures (or SOPs), quality control and immune response monitoring.

Services provided

Establishment of a state-of-the-art integrated platform of multiparametric assays measuring cellular immune responses.

  1. Sample preparation, enrichment and storage (cells can be isolated from blood or tissue)
  2. Immunostaining and functional tests
    • IFN- ELISPOT assay
    • Immunological phenotyping of PBMCs and DCs
    • CFSE proliferation assay
    • Intracellular cytokine staining
    • Dendritic cell production
    • Cytokine detection (Luminex)
    • Cytotoxicity capacity
    • Assay development (custom)

Development, standardization and validation of tests according to ISO/IEC 17025

Data management




Centre des laboratoires d'Epalinges (CLE)
Chemin des Boveresses 155
1066 Epalinges
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Tél. +41 21 692 5770
 Dernière mise à jour le 24/10/2022 à 10:05