Thursday, 28 March 2019 15:00 Written by
Published in Tuberculosis

World TB Day

Rate this item
(0 votes)
On the occasion of World TB Day, March 24, 2019, the Congolese Foundation for Medical Research and the Central Africa Clinical Research Network (CANTAM) organized this Friday, March 22, 2019 at the Research Center. on Infectious Diseases (CeRMI) at the scientific city (ex ORSTOM), a scientific meeting on the theme: Tuberculosis: Actions carried out at the City of research. During his presentation, Dr. Goma Laure Stella, Biologist Epidemiologist, Head of Department at the IRSSA and Supervisor of the Tuberculosis Project (CANTAM) at the Center for Research on Infectious Diseases, highlighted the important challenge of resistance of mycobacteria antituberculosis and the need to have a laboratory in Congo that makes culture. It is worth recalling that it was on March 24th, 1882, that the bacillus of koch responsible for tuberculosis was discovered by Dr. Robert KOCH and every March 24th, humanity celebrates the World Day of the fight against tuberculosis with the theme this year: IT'S TIME
Read 227 times Last modified on Thursday, 28 March 2019 15:07

Leave a comment

Make sure you enter all the required information, indicated by an asterisk (*). HTML code is not allowed.

CANTAM, a network of five established and two developing institutions in Central Africa in sub-Saharan Africa.


  • OMS/Afrique (Villa D6) au Djoué,
    Brazzaville, Rep. Of Congo
  • Call Us Now

    00242 06 997 79 80

  • Send Mail Us

    info@catam.org

Latest News

  • 1
© 2019 Congolese Foundation for Medical Research. All Rights Reserved.

Search