Vaccine and Infectious Disease Expertise
We are well experienced in the vaccine and infectious disease clinical trial space and understand the need to collaborate with many partners in order to successfully deliver on these. We offer regional expertise and can manage logistics, trial set-up, and receipt into our laboratory.
From here, specimens can be shipped to speciality and third party reference laboratories. Through our systems, we have full traceability and chain of custody visibility on the sample.
TB Testing Capabilities
Tuberculosis (TB), human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and malaria are the most prominent diseases in Africa, with a great deal of research being performed regarding disease prevention, vaccines, and anti-infectives. Cytespace Africa Laboratories offers testing capabilities addressing each disease.
We ensure the integrity of specimens from sample acquisition to transit and testing. We take steps to ensure sample integrity.
Viral and bacterial pathogens are temperature and time dependent and temperature control monitoring/cold chain management is implemented.
TB Sample Management
Our Pretoria, South Africa lab is involved in the setup of logistics and coordination of import and export licensees through relevant authorities. We ship to and from other African countries, with tracking information provided.
We provide a full chain of custody through our robust tracking systems & currently have expertise sending kits/supplies & receiving samples from 17 Sub-Saharan African countries
to our facility in Pretoria, South Africa.
We have a dedicated logistics management team to support all studies.