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Table 3 Types and quantities of various polioviruses and or potentially infectious materials identified in 30 laboratories during inventory from June–November 2015 in Nigeria

From: Towards an effective poliovirus laboratory containment strategy in Nigeria

Name of Laboratories Type of sample Quantity Period of Collection Storage Temperature(°C)
Modesty Med. Laboratory, Owerri, Imo Stool 5 20/04/15 2
aN.C.D.C. Reference Laboratory, Enugu Stool 2226 2010–2015 −60
aBacteriology Unit, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital Enugu Cerebrospinal fluid 400 01/01/12 −60
IMSUTH Microbiology Lab - Orlu, IMO Stool 8 09/01/15 2 to 8
aCentral Research Laboratory, College of Medicine, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, LAGOS Stool 110 2011–2012 − 20
N C D C Molecular Laboratory, Amino Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano Stool 100 19/06/15 −60
Public health &Diagnostic Institute North West University, KANO Stool 20 10/02/15 −32
Medical Microbiology Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital Shika Zaria, Kaduna Stool 5 10/06/15 − 20
Medical Department Barau Dikko Teaching Hospital Kaduna, KADUNA Sera 1 17/06/15 −20
University Health Services, ABU Zaria, Kaduna Stool 10 01/02/15 2 to 8
Garki Hospital Abuja Laboratory, FCT Blood 2 2015 −20
Asokoro District Hospital Laboratory, FCT Blood 4 2015 −20
Defense Headquarters Medical Centre Laboratory, Abuja, FCT Sera 100 2015 room temperature
Micro-Biology Laboratory National Hospital, Abuja, FCT Stool 14 2015 2
Measles / Yellow Fever Laboratory, Abuja, FCT Sera 100 2015 −20
aNational Influenza Reference Laboratory, Asokoro District Hospital, Abuja, FCT Throat swabs 7894 2012 − 20 and − 70
University Of Abuja Teaching Hospital Laboratory, FCT Sera 5 2015 −20
Rotavirus Laboratory, University of Ilorin, Kwara stool 297 2013 −80
Landers Specialist Medical Laboratory, Rivers Stool 1 2015 2 to 8
Medical Laboratory Services, University of Benin Teaching Hospital, EDO Cerebrospinal fluid 41 2015 −80
Microbiology Laboratory, University of Port Harcourt) RIVERS Water 7 Mar-Jul 2015 2 to 8
Research Laboratory, Plant Science & Biotechnology Department, University of Port Harcourt, Rivers Water 7 2015 2 to 8
Medical Microbiology Laboratory, RIVERS Stool 50 2015 −20
aWHO National Polio Laboratory, University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital, BORNO Poliovirus Isolates - 211   −20
Highland Specialist Hospital, Oyo Throat Swap 13 June 2015 4
Drug Research Unit, Institute for Advanced Medical Research Ibadan, Oyo Stool 928 June 2015 − 86
Ibarapa Community &Primary Healthcare Program Laboratory, Oyo Stool 1 April 2013 4
Medical Microbiology, University College Hospital, Ibadan Oyo Stool 400 Feb 2014 −20
aWHO National Polio Laboratory, University of Ibadan Teaching Hospital, OYO Stool
Stool suspensions
Non-Polio Enteroviruses
Sewage samples
Un-typed Sewage samples
Poliovirus isolates
Wild Poliovirus
Wild Poliovirus
6616
5221
5104
1126
400
1140
26
1978
730
2015
2015
2011–2014
2011–2014
2011–2014
2011–2014
2011–2015
2005–2014
Jan-Jul 2015
−20
− 20
− 20
−40
− 20
− 20
− 20
− 20
− 20
Bacterial Zoonosis, Kaduna Stool 500 2015 −20
  1. aLaboratories with BSL-2 facilities