CREC/LSHTM Newsletter 8 th Issuevalide Avril 2020
General Facility Updates
Amidst the pandemic
CREC/LSHTM is making great strides in our studies and commitment to deliver quality evaluation of IRS and LLINs products. Check out CREC/LSHTM Newsletter : Great study progress, funding and good news - including funding opportunities. Our pragmatic response to the COVID-19 surge has enable us to progress with ongoing studies, while respective all prevention protocols.
CREC/LSHTM Newsletter 7 th Issuevalide March 2020
General Facility Updates
At CREC/LSHTM, we have been concerned and touched by the COVID-19 pandemic as well. And
we hope this newsletter finds you safe. Meanwhile, the team here has also adopted necessary
precautions and government recommendations to prevent the community spread of the virus; and
work together to get through this unusual time. It makes us hopeful that we can make the changes
to start fighting this COVID-19, malaria and other crises the world is facing.
CREC/LSHTM Newsletter February 2020 draft 3
Special feature: CHALLENGES & AMBITIONS OF CREC/LSHTM FOR 2020
The communication team of CREC/LSHTM had a close-up
interview with the facility manager, Dr Corine Ngufor, to
reflect on the past year and what lies ahead of us as an
organisation. This article captures what she revealed in the
interview, for the information of all staff, partners and
sponsors of the CREC/LSHTM.
CREC/LSHTM Newsletter December 2019
CREC/LSHTM INSECTARY: A KEY TO SUCCESS
Mosquitoes, the malaria vector are very important in the global
fight against malaria. It is no doubt the most important “test
item” in efficacy studies of vector control tools. CREC/LSHTM has
a well-resourced insectary unit to produce and supply mosquitoes
for its very busy bioassay laboratory.
CREC-LSHTM Newsletter Issue October 2019
CREC/LSHTM Facility prides in its quality service delivery hinged on high staff competency level & training programs
The CREC/LSHTM Facility does not undermine the place of staff competence in achieving and maintaining success in its day-to-day operations aimed at rendering quality services to its clients and contributing ultimately to reducing the impact of malaria in the tropics.
CREC-LSHTM Newsletter Issue July 2019
Experiment Hut Stations for vector Control Product Evaluation
In keeping with guidelines stipulating the need of a suitable system for WHOPES phase 2 semi-field evaluation of vector control tools, CREC / LSHTM installed a field site at Covè (7°14′N, 2°18′E), central Benin in 2013.
CREC-LSHTM Newsletter Issue 2 March 2019
CREC/LSHTM is preparing for the kick-off of its community randomized controlled trial. This project funded by UNITAID through IVCC aims at accessing the efficacy of 2 novel dual active Ingredient LLINs (Royal Guard net combining pyriproxyfen and alpha-cypermethrin) and Interceptor G2 (a mixture incorporating chlorfenapyr and alpha-cypermethrin) in 3 districts in central Benin.
CREC-LSHTM Newsletter Issue 1 February 2019
CREC/LSHTM (Benin) has become the first research center in the
West African region and the second on the African continent to
receive the OECD Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) accreditation
in vector control product evaluation. This is a laudable
achievement and only reveals the priority and value the
CREC/LSHTM team places on the quality of its services.