Dengue
PH, Indonesia trains on laboratory detection of Zika
PH, Indonesia trains on laboratory detection of Zika
RITM, through its National Reference Laboratory for Dengue and other Arbovirus, hosted a three-day Arbovirus Laboratory Training at the Training Center from August 27 to 29, 2019. A total of eight (8) participants from Indonesia and four (4) from the Philippines attended the training. The US...

NAAT-LAMP offers simpler, cheaper diagnosis for dengue
NAAT-LAMP offers simpler, cheaper diagnosis for dengue
The Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM), together with the Department of Health (DOH) and the University of the Philippines National Institutes of Health (UP-NIH), trained medical technologists from the National Children’s Hospital, Baguio General Hospital Medical Center, and Region...

Renowned dengue expert visits RITM
Renowned dengue expert visits RITM
Dr. Scott Halstead of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland, a leading international figure on dengue research and a member of the World Health Organization Group of Experts on AEFI Surveillance visited RITM on March...

RITM facilitates Training on Dengue Vector Surveillance
RITM facilitates Training on Dengue Vector Surveillance
Participant examines the sample taken from an outdoor basin. RITM, through its Medical Entomology Department, facilitated the second ‘Training on Dengue Vector Surveillance in Support to Integrated Vector Management’ conducted on October 5-6, 2017 at the Batangas Country Club. A...

What is Zika?
What is Zika?
Know the key facts about Zika virus through this...