The DNA Sequencing Core Facility (DSCF) in partnership with Golden Bat and QIAGEN is conducting a FREE sequencing of AMR samples from April 17-19, 2023.

Interested participants shall write a one-page rationale on why they need their sample/s sequenced and send it to [email protected] with the subject: AMR Sequencing [Entry]_Affiliation_Name

Deadline for entries is on March 31, 2023. For more information, contact Ma. Celeste S. Abad at [email protected] or [email protected] and/or call 981-8500 loc. 4707

Details on how to send accepted samples will follow.

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is the ability of microorganisms to persist or grow in the presence of drugs designed to inhibit or kill them. These drugs, called antimicrobials, are used to treat infectious diseases caused by microorganisms such as bacteria, fungi, viruses and protozoan parasites.