The Four Elements of the Covid-19 Laboratory Network QAP

The Quality Assurance Program (QAP) implemented by the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM) is a program that aids in the establishing and strengthening of the Laboratory Quality Management System (LQMS) or the set of processes implemented by laboratories to ensure that test results are accurate and reliable as possible. It is a comprehensive set continue reading : The Four Elements of the Covid-19 Laboratory Network QAP

What is the Delta Variant?

The Delta variant is an emerging mutation of the SARS-CoV-2 virus that is now rapidly spreading across the globe. Here’s what we know about the COVID-19 Delta variant so far.

How does RITM perform COVID-19 testing?

RITM strictly follows guidelines set by the World Health Organization (WHO) when responding to outbreaks. Our laboratories conform to global biosafety standards, where every test is performed by highly-trained laboratory scientists, and regularly calibrated equipment. Layout by Mikaella Joaquin

NTD Awareness Month: Rabies

January is World Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) Awareness Month. In line with this, let’s learn more about Rabies, one of the prevalent NTDs in the Philippines.