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2nd Regional WARDS Workshop on Laboratory Strengthening and Networks
May 17, 2016, Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso)
Some 70 participants, including the leading figures in clinical biology from the 15 ECOWAS countries, are gathering in Ouagadougou in ...
SPHaïtiLAB Conducts 1st Assessment of Biomedical Analysis Laboratories in Haiti
May 5, 2016, Port-au-Prince (Haïti)
Providing essential data to build a national laboratory policy tailored to the country’s needs.
Rodolphe Mérieux Laboratory
Inauguration of Charles Mérieux Center for Infectious Disease of Brazil in Rio Branco
April 19, 2016, Rio Branco (Brésil)
Fondation Mérieux provides the 1st high level (BSL3) lab in the Amazon, along with a training and research center.
Fondation Mérieux and 3 Foundations Publish the 1st Edition of Humanitarian Alternatives
March 17, 2016, Lyon (France)
Humanitarian Alternatives launched its inaugural issue. Fondation Mérieux, the French Red-Cross Fund, the Action Against Hunger Foundation and the Handicap ...
Fondation Mérieux supports global scientific community commitment to share data on Zika
February 10, 2016, Cambridge (UK)
Joining the Wellcome Trust’s initiative, leading global health bodies including academic journals, NGOs, research funders and institutes, have committed to ...
Addressing the effects of aging on immune response
January 26, 2016, Lyon (France)
Fondation Mérieux organized the 3rd Aging and Immunity Meeting, 11-13 January in Siena, Italy.
World’s first dengue vaccine authorized for use in 3 endemic countries
January 19, 2016, Lyon (France)
A long awaited tool for dengue prevention and control has finally become available in three endemic countries. During the month ...
Asian Pacific Vaccinology Meeting
December 18, 2015, Lyon (France)
Fondation Mérieux organized the 2nd Asian Pacific Vaccinology Meeting on 30 November - 3 December in Bangkok, Thailand.
3rd RESAOLAB International Steering Committee in Niamey
November 10, 2015, Niamey (Niger)
Foundation Stone Laid for Building to House Niger’s Division of Health Laboratories 2 initiatives to strengthen biomedical analysis laboratories and ...
First regional symposium on viral hepatitis at the Christophe Mérieux Infectiology Center of Laos
November 9, 2015, Vientiane (Laos)
With support from the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Christophe Mérieux Infectiology Center, the Chiang Mai Faculty of Medical ...
Demand side interventions to increase and sustain vaccination uptake meeting
October 13, 2015, Les Pensières, Annecy (France)
Fondation Mérieux organized the Demand side interventions to increase and sustain vaccination uptake Meeting on September 28-30 at Les Pensières ...
Establishment of HIV viral load measurement at the NHL in Yangon, Myanmar
October 6, 2015, Yangon (Myanmar)
Fondation Mérieux trained the teams at the National Health Laboratory (NHL) to provide reliable viral load monitoring to Burmese patients.