News btB-Test Project

Meeting at Institute Pasteur of Algeria, 12-13 May 2018

The Scientific Coordinator realized a visit at IPA soon after the accession of this institute as new partner in the project. The Algerian team was represented by IPA Director, the Head of the national reference center of tuberculosis, the Head of the Laboratory of Anatomy and Veterinary Pathologic Cytology, veterinarian inspectors from the Ministry of Agriculture, and senior researchers from the National Veterinary School of Algiers. At this meeting participated also researchers from IPT.

The first day of the meeting took place at IPA Campus from Sidi Fredj. The Scientific Coordinator presented in detail the project and the tasks of IPA in the project, while IPA staff presented the current situation of bovine tuberculosis in Algeria.

The second day was dedicated to the visit of IPA facilities.

The MSCA-RISE project bTB-Test is funded by the Horizon 2020 Framework Programme of the European Union under grant agreement
No 777832