Event date: Saturday 18 September
Hours: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
LNS: the nerve centre during the COVID-19 pandemic
The National Health Laboratory team is pleased to invite you to its Open House, which will take place on Saturday 18 September from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Since its creation, the LNS has established itself as an essential player in clinical diagnosis, public health and scientific research. A real nerve centre in these times of pandemic, it is for example in his microbiology laboratory that the first positive samples of SARS-CoV-2 were analyzed and the virus is sequenced.The LNS is a real nerve centre in these times of pandemic, as shown by its microbiology laboratory that analysed the first positive samples for SARS-CoV-2 and sequenced the virus. In addition, its national diagnostic centres (pathology and genetics) and scientific departments (medical biology, microbiology, forensic medicine and health protection) develop analytical and expertise activities related to prevention, diagnosis and the monitoring of human diseases.
The LNS experts will give you an overview of the different activities through exhibitions, fun activities, information stands, videos, guided tours (laboratories, infrastructure, autopsy room), etc.
So if you are curious to discover what is happening behind the scenes, do not hesitate to come with friends or family to spend an unforgettable day.