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H191

H191 HPC Testing for Drinking Water – Final Results – Survey Shipped: April 8, 2019

Posted in critiques, Water Microbiology Results, WBNews

R191

R191 Recreational Water – Final Results – Survey Shipped: April 8, 2019

Posted in critiques, Water Microbiology Results, WBNews

International EQA Training – Part 2

In 1996 (now 23 years ago!) CMPT received a request from the Thailand Department of Medical Science to assist in the development of a proficiency testing program for drinking water testing laboratories.  At that time, two officials from Bangkok visited
Posted in Article, connections

TR1904

Trichomonas vaginalis – Shipped April 08, 2019 TR1904-1: Positive     TR1904-2: Positive    TR1904-3: Negative    TR1904-4: Positive

Posted in critiques, Trichomonas vaginalis Results, TRNews

AFB1904

Slide for Acid Fast Bacilli (AFB) microscopic examination: AFB1904-1: Positive,  AFB1904-2: Negative,  AFB1904-3: Positive – Shipped April 08, 2019

Posted in AFB Results, AFBNews, critiques

Keeping up with the Taxonomy

The introduction of genome sequencing and other molecular techniques has been increasingly used to determine phylogenetic relatedness of microorganisms. This has led to an explosion of novel microbial taxonomy. Prior classification criteria such as phenotypic characteristics have demonstrated to be
Posted in Article, connections

Connections Spring 2019

VOLUME 23    NUMBER 1         SPRING - 2019            ISSN 1496-3876 INTERNATIONAL EQA TRAINING - PART 2 Our most recent training (April 2019) was in the Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI) in Addis Ababa. Dr.
Posted in connections

Data Entry System Tutorials

Our new Data Entry System is in full use now; all programs have changed to reporting with the new member’s portal. Video tutorials are available on general reporting and Clinical Bacteriology reporting. Check them out at: https://member.cmpt.ca/video-tutorials/ Remember to login

Posted in connections, News

PA1904-1

Stool: Schistosoma mansoni, Entamoeba histolytica/dispar, Blastocystis species, Entamoeba hartmanni, Endolimax nana –  Shipped April 08, 2019

Posted in critiques, Enteric Parasitology Results

PA1904-2

Stool: Giardia lamblia, Blastocystis species, white blood cells –  Shipped April 08, 2019

Posted in critiques, Enteric Parasitology Results