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Benin hosts training course in Biomedical Maintenance for Laboratory Technicians
September 27, 2021, Cotonou (Benin)
For 8 weeks, the Ecole Polytechnique Abomey Calavi (EPAC) in Benin has organized training on the maintenance of laboratory equipment, ...
The latest ACDx webinar gave insights on the evolution of the diagnostic testing to get out of the pandemic
September 16, 2021, Global
How has the diagnosis of COVID-19 evolved to cope with this pandemic and return to normal life? How to adapt ...
Mérieux Foundation doctorates to present their work during international congresses
August 17, 2021, Global
Four doctorates’ researchers of the Mérieux Foundation have been selected to present their research work on tuberculosis and antimicrobial resistance ...
Support for Laboratories
Support for laboratory professionals continues in Lao PDR
August 10, 2021, Lao PDR
As part of several Mérieux Foundation’s projects, assessment and training missions have been carried out in Lao PDR to support ...
LabBook unveils the latest version of its laboratory data management system
July 20, 2021, Global
A new, faster version of the Mérieux Foundation’s laboratory data management software for developing countries is now available for everyone.
IRD and the Mérieux Foundation renew their agreement and strengthen their cooperation on healthcare and research relating to infectious diseases
July 7, 2021, Global
On 7 July 2021, after working together productively for several years, the French National Research Institute for Sustainable Development (IRD) ...
New study published by the HINTT team on the evaluation of a ground-breaking test for pulmonary tuberculosis
July 2, 2021, Global
HINTT is a research consortium set up in 2017 as part of the GABRIEL network. It has just published the ...
The Mérieux Foundation and its partners publish the results of a study on Mycobacterium tuberculosis diversity in the course of tuberculosis infection
June 25, 2021, Lyon (France)
Tuberculosis (TB), which is caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb), is still one of the major causes of death due to ...
Support for Laboratories
The Mérieux Foundation and USAID hold a training workshop on SARS-CoV-2 PCR tests
June 24, 2021, Mahajunga (Madagascar)
The Mérieux Foundation in Madagascar and USAID, the United States Agency for International Development, are holding a knowledge-sharing and training ...
Technical workshops for project members as part of the third phase of RESAOLAB
June 17, 2021, Afrique de l'Ouest
The first technical workshops for phase 3 of the RESAOLAB project (West African Network of Biomedical Analysis Laboratories) were held ...
For its 21st edition, the historic ADVAC course goes virtual
May 29, 2021, France
From May 9 to 27, 2021, the Advanced Course in Vaccinology (ADVAC) welcomed its 21st class in a new online ...
The APRECIT project kicks-off in Cameroon
April 8, 2021, Cameroon
The Centre Pasteur of Cameroon hosted the launching ceremony of the APRECIT project and officially marked the start of its ...