LABORATORY SURVEILLANCE OF SARS-COV-2 IN 23RD WEEK
The Laboratory Department, National Center for Communicable Diseases, National Zoonotic Diseases Research Center and Darkhan-Uul provinces, Mongolia has tested 2294 specimens collected from persons with history travel in other COVID-19 affected countries or persons close contact with confirmed COVID-19 patients and 19 samples from patients with ILI and SARI in influenza sentinel surveillance sites between 1-7 Jun 2020 (23rd week). The laboratory test performed by rt RT-PCR for SARS-CoV-2 detection for all specimens and the positivity rate was 8(0.3%). Influenza and other respiratory pathogen detection were performed by multiplex rt PCR for the 19(0.8%) samples from influenza sentinel sites. There were 6(31.5%) specimens were positive for any respiratory pathogens. Of those were 6(100%) Rhinovirus respectively.
НИЙТЭЛСЭН: 2020-06-10 10:24:12