Our Company

Molecular Diagnostic Services (Pty) Ltd, (MDS) is a private laboratory based in Durban, South Africa and is also represented in Australia by MDSAustralia.

The company was started by Dr Denis York and has as its focus the use of the most advanced technologies to perform molecular and genetic analysis in the human and veterinary fields.

Our services include testing for

  • Infectious diseases,
  • Genetic mutations,
  • DNA Relationship testing (Paternity),
  • Personalised Wellness testing.

Our laboratory is accredited to ISO 17025:2005 and ISO 15189:2012

Our Wellness Division at MDS provides a personalized diagnostic service aimed at improving health and wellness. The main tests offered include the GenePro (range of genetic tests), ImuPro food hypersensitivity tests and IgE tests.