Category: diagnostic parasitology

DPDx: 15 Years of Strengthening Laboratory Capacity for Parasitic Disease Diagnosis

CDC’s DPDx helps labs around the world identify parasites like Taenia saginata. (Photo courtesy of David Snyder/CDC Foundation)

  The inquiries and images come from almost every state in the United States, and often with a sense of urgency. Still others arrive from Argentina and Germany, Italy, Japan, China, New Zealand, India—and dozens more countries around the globe. Each time the question for CDC’s parasite identification laboratory, known as DPDx, is the same: Read More >

Posted on by Alexandre J. da Silva, PhD, CDC DPDx4 CommentsTags , , , , ,