LABORATORY SURVEILLANCE OF SARS-COV-2 IN 24TH WEEK
The Laboratory Department, National Center for Communicable Diseases, National Zoonotic Diseases Research Center and Darkhan-Uul provinces, Mongolia has tested 2432 specimens collected from persons with history travel in other COVID-19 affected countries or persons close contact with confirmed COVID-19 patients and 33 samples from patients with ILI and SARI in influenza sentinel surveillance sites between 8-14 Jun 2020 (24th week). The laboratory test performed by rt RT-PCR for SARS-CoV-2 detection for all specimens and the positivity rate was 4(0.3%).

Influenza and other respiratory pathogen detection were performed by multiplex rt PCR for the 33(1.4%) samples from influenza sentinel sites. There were 13(39.4%) specimens were positive for any respiratory pathogens. Of those were 11(84.6%) Rhinovirus and 2(15.4%) Adenovirus respectively.

НИЙТЭЛСЭН: 2020-06-18 11:08:55