​Welcome to labquality.be, a website developed and maintained by The Institute of Tropical Medicine (ITM) Unit of Tropical Laboratory Medicine (UTLM). This website brings together training materials, tools and resources of laboratory themes. We aim to strengthen laboratory diagnosis and provide support if you want to implement, or further develop a quality system in a medical research and reference laboratories in resource-poor countries.

All documents are accessible and free to use for your research study or laboratory. Ensure that you adapt them carefully to your own setting (please, kindly cite The Institute of Tropical Medicine (ITM) Antwerp, Belgium when you use them).

If you wish to contribute your own template, procedures, diagnostic images or information of interest, or make comments or suggestions, please contact the UTLM team. We look forward to hearing from you!

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The procedures that have been created can be found here


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