Annual Operational Plan Meeting on Tuberculosis

Annual Operational Plan Meeting on Tuberculosis Dr Laurence BORAND, Head of the Clinical Research Group of the Institut Pasteur du Cambodge was very honored to give a speech to the opening ceremony of the Annual Operational Plan 2022 meeting of National TB Program hold this week in Siem Reap.   The Annual Operational Plan Meeting … Read more

Newly appointed French Ambassador, HE M. Jacques Pellet, pays a visit to Institut Pasteur du Cambodge

Newly appointed French Ambassador, HE M. Jacques Pellet, pays a visit to Institut Pasteur du Cambodge The Institut Pasteur du Cambodge (IPC) had the great pleasure to welcome HE M. Jacques Pellet, French Ambassador in Cambodia on December 3rd, 2021. The two and a half hours long visit was the occasion for the Director, Prof. … Read more

A great recognition for the Laboratory of Metrology (MET) at Institut Pasteur du Cambodge

A great recognition for the Laboratory of Metrology (MET) at Institut Pasteur du Cambodge The Institut Pasteur du Cambodge (IPC) is pleased to announce that our Laboratory of Metrology has just obtained the accreditation ISO/IEC Standard 17025:2017 from the International Accreditation Service (IAS). IAS is an internationally recognized accreditation body and full signatory of the … Read more

Institut Pasteur du Cambodge continues the search for coronaviruses closely related to SARS-CoV-2 in Cambodia

Institut Pasteur du Cambodge continues the search for coronaviruses closely related to SARS-CoV-2 in Cambodia Researchers in the Virology Unit have recently published papers on the search for coronaviruses and have been integral in searching for and combating emerging and endemic viruses for 25 years. The COVID-19 pandemic has returned the global spotlight to zoonotic … Read more

Waterborne bacteria study in Cambodia

Waterborne bacteria study in Cambodia The Medical Biology Laboratory of the Institut Pasteur du Cambodge and the French National Research Institute for Sustainable Development (MIVEGEC – LMI DRISA) are conducting monthly field samplings of both soil and water in the Koh Thum District  to explore waterborne bacteria (especially leptospirosis and melioidosis) and their dynamics linked to flooding regimes as … Read more

Research by Institut Pasteur du Cambodge and partners to improve Childhood Tuberculosis Diagnosis

Research by Institut Pasteur du Cambodge and partners to improve Childhood Tuberculosis Diagnosis The Clinical Research Group of the Institut Pasteur du Cambodge is delighted to share the press release concerning the first results of the TB-SPEED international cluster randomized trial on systematic tuberculosis detection in children with severe pneumonia, using systematic molecular TB detection with … Read more

Training course on maintenance and calibration of the critical laboratory equipment

Training course on maintenance and calibration of the critical laboratory equipment The Institut Pasteur du Cambodge (IPC) has organized and delivered 2 sessions of training (18 to 21 October and 25 to 28 October 2021 on maintenance and calibration of the critical laboratory equipment. Thirteen laboratory technicians from Battambang, Kampong Cham, Kampong Chhnang, Takeo and Phnom … Read more

New Entrance for IPC

A New Entrance for Institut Pasteur du Cambodge The renovation of the Institut Pasteur du Cambodge on Preah Monivong Boulevard, finds a balance between the accrued need for safety and a renewed sense of welcoming. A glass brick wall is erected on the main boulevard screening entries while allowing transparency to the renovated entrance courtyard. … Read more

Prof. André Spiegel appointed new Director of Institut Pasteur du Cambodge

Professor André Spiegel appointed as Director of Institut Pasteur du Cambodge Prof. André Spiegel was appointed Director of the Institut Pasteur du Cambodge. He succeeds Dr. Laurence Baril who held this position from 2019 to 2021. Doctor of medicine, Associate Professor of Val-de-Grâce in epidemiology and public health, André SPIEGEL held various responsibilities within the … Read more