Team #6 dispatched to Freetown, Sierra Leone

A team of four scientists and technicians has been dispatched to Freetown to relieve the fifth team.

The European Mobile Lab unit, that was formerly performing diagnostics in Foya, Liberia, was relocated to Freetown, Sierra Leone, 11th December 2014. This unit operates now at the Hastings site. A sixth team was dispatched to Freetown, consisting of one scientist and one technician from the Bundeswehr Institute for Microbiology, Munich, one scientists from the Robert-Koch-Institute in Berlin and one scientists from the Bernhard-Nocht-Institute in Hamburg.