Bread Winners in search of germs overseas

While on the Asian bread trail, the Lab Without Walls team took the lab in a box (air portable suitcase version) on a training excursion to Ipoh, Malaysia. They used PCR methods to confirm Burkholderia app, identified bacteria from blood cultures and detected dengue virus types 1 and 2.

Lab Without Walls in a suitcase? Real time action

A Lab Without Walls team recently took their gear to Sri Lanka. Here is what they got up to when they let the lab out of the bag.

2011 MicroGnome Review

2011 MicroGnome Review: the handful of defining observations, investigations and studies that cheered the MicroGnome’s heart during 2011

Trouble in paradise

Trouble in paradise: latest infection risk of holiday travel to Bali is HIV/AIDS from tattoos

Fever in international travellers

5 key points on fever in international travellers