PAMVERC-KCMUCo Test Facility, Moshi, Tanzania (collaborator with LSHTM)

Facility Details

Region East Africa

GLP Lead IVCC

GLP Compliance Progress

Status 6. GLP Compliant

GLP Compliance Target 2017 Q2

Product Testing

IRS

Lab Trials (Phase I)
Small Scale Trials (Phase II)
Small Scale Trials (Phase III)

LLINS

Lab Trials (Phase I)
Small Scale Trials (Phase II)
Small Scale Trials (Phase III)

SPACE SPRAYS

Lab Trials (Phase I)
Lab Trials (Phase II)
Lab Trials (Phase III)

LARVICIDES

Lab Trials (Phase I)
Small Scale Trials (Phase II)
Small Scale Trials (Phase III)

TOPICAL REPELLENTS

Lab Trials (Phase I)
Lab Trials (Phase II)
Lab Trials (Phase III)

GENETICALLY MODIFIED MOSQUITOES

Lab Trials (Phase I)
Lab Trials (Phase II)
Lab Trials (Phase III)

Capacity and Features

Number of huts 21 (8 Harusini, 6 Pasua, 7 Mabogini)

Style of Huts East African (with baffles)

Any Other Facilities 5 'simple huts' for IRS in situ; cone assays; 2 insectaries; insecticide testing facility; molecular lab (qPCR, ELISAs); field stations at Handeni (Tanga region) and Muleba (Kagera region) for phase III.

Laboratory Strains
- Strain Names & Species

An. gambiae Kisumu (SS);
An.gambiae RSP (SS);
An. gambiae Muleba-kis;
Cx. quinquefasciatus TPRI;
Cx. quinquefasciatus Muheza;
Ae. aegypti LSHTM.

Wild Populations (and Resistance Profiles) - Species

An. arabiensis Moshi;
An.gambiae Muleba and Muheza;
An. funestus Muleba and Muheza.

Hut testing possible in the following months of the year

  • january
  • february
  • march
  • april
  • may
  • june
  • july
  • august
  • september
  • october
  • november
  • december
  • Village Scale Trials possible in the following months of the year

    • ht-january
    • ht-february
    • ht-march
    • ht-april
    • ht-may
    • ht-june
    • ht-july
    • ht-august
    • ht-september
    • ht-october
    • ht-november
    • ht-december

    Contact Details

    Contact Matt Kirby

    Phone Number +255 (0) 782929079

    Email Address mattkirby.tanga@gmail.com / matthew.kirby@lshtm.ac.uk

    Website http://www.pamverc.or.tz