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UK Law Passes Sales of HIV Home Tests Before They Exist

started by Kimberly Sollis

In an attempt to target the 25,000 undiagnosed HIV cases in Great Britain, lawmakers have made it legal to buy HIV tests over the counter for testing at home. Despite the current ...

5 years ago

Online guides help poor labs build their own equipment

started by Kimberly Sollis

Tekla Labs is an online project, that provides DIY guides for making laboratory equipment. It was created after it was found that research labs in Latin America lacked basic tools such as ...

6 years ago

Diseases can be tracked better and faster with new tech

started by Kimberly Sollis

Advances in technology based on mobile phones and genetic sequencing have improved tracking of infectious disease outbreaks helping to prevent epidemics from emerging. This article focuses on the surveillance possibilities offered ...

6 years ago

Recent Blog Posts


The Centre of Biomedical Ethics and Culture, SIUT: Call for Applications

The Centre of Biomedical Ethics and Culture (CBEC), SIUT located in Karachi is a World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre ...

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Introduction to GCLP now available in Spanish - Buenas Prácticas Clínicas de Laboratorio disponible en español

Este curso revisado provee una introducción a las BPCL, resume los principios de la BPCL y ofrece un panorama general ...

3 years ago • 4 comments (Last comment: 4 weeks ago)

“Rethinking Health Care Ethics”: new open access (free download) book from Palgrave Macmillan

I’m writing to announce my new book, Rethinking Health Care Ethics, published this past summer by Palgrave Macmillan (with endorsements ...

3 months ago • No comments • Post a comment

Good Clinical Laboratory Practice Module 2: ‘Organisation and Personnel’ available now!

Good Clinical Laboratory Practice (GCLP) is a free, online, multi-module training course developed by The Global Health Network and the ...

3 years ago • 5 comments (Last comment: 3 months ago)

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - 6th International Conference on Ethics Education

The 6th International Conference on Ethics Education will take place in Stellenbosch, South Africa on October 3-5, 2018. The Conference ...

1 year ago • 1 comment (Last comment: 4 months ago)