International Congress for Tropical Medicine and Malaria held in Bangkok Researchers of Institut Pasteur du Cambodge presented their scientific work at the 20th International Congress for Tropical Medicine and Malaria, held in Bangkok from 24 to 28 October 2022. Dr. BOYER Sébastien, Head of Medical and Veterinary Entomology Unit, presented “Ecomore 2 project in Cambodia … Read more
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
Exactly one year ago today, Institut Pasteur du Cambodge (IPC) identified the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in Cambodia. A long history of detecting and preventing emerging and endemic infectious diseases along with a rapid response to the global concern over “pneumonia of unknown origin” allowed IPC to be ready to test for SARS-CoV-2 in mid-January.
Understanding the true number of people possibly affected by COVID-19 in the community is vital for public health response efforts globally. In collaboration with Institut Pasteur du Cambodge (IPC), the National Institute of Public Health (NIPH) has joined in the efforts to diagnose and identify cases of COVID-19 in Cambodia through retrospectively analyze existing samples … Read more