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Laboratory information of COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2 detection
The Virology Laboratory, National Influenza Center, National Center for Communicable Diseases, Mongolia has tested 1944 specimens which collected from persons with a history of recent travel in China or other COVID-19 affected areas or persons close contact with confirmed COVID-19 patients between 10 January to 20 Marc...

2020-03-20 18:50:17

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The Phylogenecy of A(H3N2) viruses isolated in 2019/2020 influenza season, Mongolia
The recent influenza A(H3N2) viruses A/Ulaanbaatar/62/2020, A/Ulaanbaatar/AF26/2020 and A/Tuv/20/2020 (Accession number in GISAID: EPI1671784, EPI1671783 and EPI1671782) that isolated in January, 2020 in Mongolia sequenced for HA gene. The phylogenetic analyses shown the viruses were related to sub clades Ab1/137F and ...

2020-02-28 15:32:56

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VIROLOGICAL SURVEILLANCE - 2019/12
In Mongolia, influenza activity started from end of November 2019 with predominantly influenza B/Victoria viruses. The Virology Laboratory, National Influenza Center, National Center for Communicable Diseases has tested 938 specimens from the 30th week of 2019 to the 51st week in 2019 (Figure1)....

2020-01-02 20:18:07

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Training to identify influenza viruses by micro-neutralization assay for laboratory specialists in Virology Laboratory, NCCD
The training held on from 22 July to 03 August, 2019 in Virology Laboratory, NIC, NCCD. The training objective was learn how to use micro-neutralization assay for antigenic characterization of seasonal A(H3N2) viruses which do not bind well to red blood cells. Therefore Virology Laboratory, NIC is required to introduce...

2019-08-07 18:05:44

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Influenza consultation meeting organized successfully
MOH and NCCD organized influenza consultation meeting at Tuushin on 15 May, 2019 by WHO fund, during that meeting 130 experts were participated from multi-sectors, such as: Emergency depertment, MHCH, reference health department....

2019-06-10 13:48:52

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PISA “Pandemic Influenza Severity Assessment” Workshop
In 27-28th of February 2019 PISA workshop has successfully arranged. Total 21 experts from MOH, WHO, NCCD participated in this workshop, leaded by epidemiologist Yuzo Arima from Tokyo National Institute of Infectious Diseases (NIID). ...

2019-03-01 14:34:43

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INVITATION
We cordially invite you to the 17th National Conference “Current Topics of Virology” which will be held on October 04, 2019 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia organized by the Mongolian Society of Virology, Mongolian Academy of Medical Science and other governmental and non-governmental organizations....

2019-02-14 11:31:27

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Virological surveillance information- 2019/1
In Mongolia, influenza activity started from end of December 2018 with predominantly influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 followed by A(H3N2) viruses. The Virology Laboratory, National Influenza Center, National Center for Communicable Diseases has tested 1065 specimens from the 40th week of 2018 to the 2d week of 2019. ...

2019-01-19 12:45:43

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Detection and Response to Novel Influenza A (H7N9) virus: training has been organized in Umnugobi
Detection and Response to Novel Influenza A (H7N9) virus: The training has been successfully organized by specialists of the National Center for Communicable Diseases and Veterinary Institute with funding by the CDC, USA on 20, 21 March 2018 in Umnugovi province. ...

2018-03-10 12:36:19

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Virological surveillance information- 2018/2
The Virology Laboratory, National Influenza Center, NCCD, Mongolia has tested 2236 specimens from the 40th week of 2017 to the 4rd week of 2018. 708(31.66%) specimens were positive for influenza and other respiratory viruses of these were 4(0.56%) influenza A(H1N1), 59(8.3%) influenza A(H3N2), 232(32.8%) influenza В-Ya...

2018-02-10 12:39:31

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