Institut Pasteur de Tunis

Public Health

Institutes\' actions and tools to support Public Health

Surveillance

Surveillance

Epidemiological Surveillance

Leishmaniasis, Measle, HPV, West Nile, Coronavirus, Salmonella, Shigella, Vibrio Cholera, Rabies and Malaria

Biological Surveillance

Coronavirus, West Nile

National and international technical expertise

National and international technical expertise

Leishmaniasis, Measle, HPV, West Nile, Coronavirus, Salmonella, Shigella, Vibrio Cholera, Rabies, and Malaria

National Reference Laboratories recognized by WHO

Salmonella, Shigella, Malaria and Rabies

Regional Reference Laboratory

Laboratory of Clinical Virology; (Poliovirus; measle) Laboratory of pathologic anatomy

International vaccination centers

International vaccination centers

More than 11 vaccines proposed for all destinations

Number of vaccinations per year

50763 (2019 data)

Production of serums and vaccines

anti-scorpion, anti-vipera, BCG, intradermalBCG

Rabies treatment

21,011 rabies vaccinations were performed for 8,372 exposed subjects (2019 data)

Health Care Services to local populations

Health Care Services to local populations

Medical Biology Centers and Laboratories

IPT offers a multidisciplinary activity dedicated to biomedical analyses related to humans and animals (infectious, diseases, biochemistry, hormonology, toxicology, hematology, immunology, genetic disorders, genetic typing and forensics, cellular pathology and food control). IPT hosts National and International reference centers for Leishmaniasis, Measles, Poliovirus, HPV, Salmonella, Shigella, Vibrio Cholera, Rabies, and Malaria. It also conducts epidemiological investigations and clinical trials.

Counselling and Testing

Diagnostic tests

Biomedical laboratories

Access to Cohorts and HDSS (human demographic service system)

Access to Cohorts and HDSS (human demographic service system)

Support for national and international health programs

Support for national and international health programs

Leishmaniasis
Director: Hechmi LOUZIR
Year of establishment: 1893
Type: Public Institution
Global staff: 345
Scientific staff: 343
Support staff: 2
Address: 13 Place Pasteur, BP 74, Tunis, TUNISIA
Phone: 00 216 71 783 022
Email: contact@pasteur.rns.tn
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