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Malaria reference laboratory (Malaria RL)

Malaria RL provides laboratory reference and diagnostic parasitology of malaria, and surveillance data on all imported malaria reported in the UK.

Contents

  1. Documents

The malaria reference laboratory (Malaria RL) provides an extensive service to users in the UK, including:

  • malaria diagnosis
  • epidemiological data
  • prophylaxis advice to health professionals (risk assessment queries should be sent by fax to Malaria RL)
  • technical advice on methodology and laboratory procedures

Contact

Malaria reference laboratory (Malaria RL)

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT

Documents

  1. Malaria RL: reference, diagnostic and advisory services

    • Detailed guide
  2. Malaria reference laboratory (MRL): user handbook

    • Guidance
  3. Malaria report form

    • Form
  4. Malaria: risk assessment form

    • Form