NIMR to host Mobile Lab

December 14, 2015

On Sunday, Tanzania's National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR) launched what whill be the first mobile lab of its kind in southern and eastern africa. Through support from the European Union's European Mobile Lab initiative, NIMR's new mobile lab will have the capacity to manage outbreaks of viral pathogens including Ebola, Rift Valley Fever, Chikunguna, and other risk group 3 and 4 pathogens.