ITM LabHub

Procedures, resources and other tools for medical laboratories in low resource settings

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About ITM LabHub

This website brings together training materials, tools and resources of laboratory themes. We aim to strengthen laboratory diagnosis and provide support for medical research and reference laboratories in low resource settings.

All documents are accessible and free to use for your research, study or laboratory. Ensure that you adapt them carefully to your own setting (please, kindly cite The Institute of Tropical Medicine (ITM) Antwerp, Belgium when you use them).

If you wish to contribute your own template, procedures, diagnostic images or information of interest, or make comments or suggestions, please contact the LabHub team. We look forward to hearing from you!

Latest news from ITM LabHub

20 Dec

Four newly graduated PhD researchers in the Unit of Tropical Bacteriology, congratulations!

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26 Jan

How a medical center in Benin is helping the world in the battle against antibiotic resistance

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16 Feb

Hardy et al., 2024. Affordable blood culture systems from China: in vitro evaluation for use in resource-limited settings

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31 Aug

GLASS manual for antimicrobial resistance surveillance in common bacteria causing human infection

The "GLASS manual for antimicrobial resistance surveillance in common bacteria causing human infection" is out. This manual supersedes...