Her mission, whose main objective was the training of a laboratory team, and the launching and sustaining of a microbiology unit, comes to an end today.
Dr. Luangkot presented a positive assessment of her mission highlighting the following achievements:
Sustainability of the laboratory activities through the drafting of procedures;
Training of the laboratory team;
Discovery ot 4 different cases of melioidosis, which lead to the setting up of a specific protocol for suspected patients.
Fondation Mérieux and the Rhône-Alps region have decided to continue this mission through the integration of a new intern in 2011, whose major objective will be to reinforce biological analysis prescriptions and to support doctors in the interpretation of results.