Fight against Covid-19 in Africa

Toward a search for therapeutic solutions based on traditional medicine: Professor Souleymane Mboup selected by the WHO. In the search for response against Coronavirus, no solution is overlooked. The regional office of the World Health Organization for Africa has decided to support States within the research and development of therapies based on traditional medicine against…

IRESSEF HOSTS A TRAINING SESSION ON THE TRANSPORT OF INFECTIOUS SUBSTANCES

IRESSEF HOSTS A TRAINING SESSION ON THE TRANSPORT OF INFECTIOUS SUBSTANCES The MSAS’ prevention directorate and the Institute for Health Research, Epidemiological Surveillance and Training (IRESSEF) are organizing a joint training session on the shipment of samples for the diagnosis of infectious diseases with epidemic potential since Monday 06 July. About 25 stakeholders from the…

The year 2020 graduates in Pharmacy honor Professor Souleymane Mboup.

The year 2020 graduates in Pharmacy honor Professor Souleymane Mboup. CADU Faculty of MedicineThe year 2020 graduates in Pharmacy honor Professor Souleymane Mboup. In addition to choosing him as sponsor, the young pharmacists offer antibacterial solutions to IRESSEF, founded by Professor Mboup. The year 2020 graduates in Pharmacy, baptized “Promotion Professor Souleymane Mboup”, have shown…

Training workshop on nasopharyngeal and oropharyngeal swabs for the diagnosis and monitoring of COVID-19 including the harmonization of data collected.

Training workshop on nasopharyngeal and oropharyngeal swabs for the diagnosis and monitoring of COVID-19 including the harmonization of data collected. The Ministry of Health and Social Affairs (MSAS) involved the Institute for Health Research, Epidemiological Surveillance and Training (IRESSEF) in the national response system for the performance of virological tests on samples collected from health…

iLEAD Grant for Young Innovator

iLEAD : iLEAD (Innovation in Laboratory Engineered Accelerated Diagnostics) is a research program that provides a platform to facilitate the implementation of innovations that have the potential to improve the laboratory value chain. iLEAD has five focus areas: Patient access, Specimen, Transport, Testing (centralized laboratory or POC system) and System-wide Connectivity. The Grant : The…

IMPROVED P3 LABORATORY of IRESSEF

It is a boon to have a P3 laboratory with the required standards at the Iressef and an improved P3 being finalized which is almost the equivalent of a P4 laboratory. A level 3 laboratory is designed to handle class 3 infectious agents (cause serious illness in humans and in animals, risk of spread in…

$ 100 million from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to support the continent. Objective: To cope with the epidemic of Coronavirus.

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has announced that it is immediately committing $ 100 million to the global response to the 2019 coronavirus epidemic (2019-nCov). Of this amount, $ 20 million has been allocated to strengthen protection populations at risk in Africa. This brings the foundation’s total commitment to Africa to the 2019-nCov epidemic…