In vitro diagnostics and laboratory technology

Documentation Centre

In vitro diagnostics related publications

Evaluations of Diagnostics
  • HIV reports 9/10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 & 18
  • HBsAg reports 1, 2
  • HCV reports 1, 2
  • Chagas report 1
Quality Assurance
  • EQAS guidelines English, Français, Espanol, Russian, Chinese
  • Guidelines for Assuring the Accuracy and Reliability of HIV Rapid Testing
Guidance and Training
Publications by order only
  • Biosafety Manual
  • Basic Laboratory Techniques in Clinical Bacteriology
  • Manual of Basic techniques for a Health Laboratory
  • Sources and prices 2007
  • Bulk Procurement Flyer English, Français, Espanol, Arabic, Russian
Prequalification of IVDs documents and tools
MDGs related documents

Advocacy Materials

Newsletter Updates

Progress Reports


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Prequalification Team - Diagnostics
Regulation of Medicines and other Health Technologies
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World Health Organization
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