The Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases (COR-NTD) 2021 Research Links Series event will take place on September 23-24, 2021.
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Leveraging New Technology and Methods to Diagnose NTDs
Date and time: Day 1 Sept 23, 2021 08:00 --10:00 am ET / 13:00 --15:00 BST / 21: 00-23: 00 JST
Day 2 Sept 24, 2021 08:00 --10:00 am ET / 13:00 --15:00 BST / 21: 00-23: 00 JST
Registration: Register to Attend- Day 1
Register to Attend- Day 2
Some currently adopted diagnostic methods for NTDs lack the sensitivity or specificity to reliably diagnose and treat all infections. This two-part workshop explores these issues, citing recent studies on the diagnosis of African sleeping sickness, endemic treponema infections, and urinary schistosomiasis.
In addition, this time, important lessons learned from the development of Covid-19 diagnostics over the past 18 months will be shared, and lectures will be given on how learning from Covid-19 will be useful in the field of NTD diagnostics. It has been done.
Please join us.