Project Title: “Ukrainian National Influenza Centre’s virologist training, 4-8 December, 2017”. WHO, 22.11.2017 - 28.02.2018.
a). Project Objectives:
Strengthening laboratory capabilities of Ukrainian National Influenza Centre by means of virologist training in the following topics: influenza virus isolation on MCDK cell culture, identification of the haemagglutinin subtype of viral isolates by haemagglutination inhibition testing, detection and subtyping influenza viruses by real-time polymerase chain reaction methodology.
b). Project implementation:
The course included lectures and practical exercises.
c). Expected results:
Increase the knowledge of Ukrainian National Influenza Centre’s virologist in influenza viruses laboratory investigations.