Department of Biological and Entomological Testing as an integral part of the service for biocides and medical ecology programs within the Institute for Biocides:
– Monitors the infectious potential of infectious disease vectors by appropriate methods, identifies vectors and interactions in the transmission chain.
– Performs laboratory diagnostics of pathogens of vector and other infectious diseases.
– Tests the effectiveness of biocidal products on target organisms.
– Examines the effects of the application of biocides in the control of health-important organisms through the monitoring of infestation before and after the application of disinfection, disinsection and deratization measures, as well as the examination of the occurrence of resistance to applied biocides.