LABORATORY SURVEILLANCE OF SARS-COV-2 IN 47TH WEEK
The Laboratory Department, National Center for Communicable Diseases, National Zoonotic Diseases Research Center, Darkhan-Uul provinces, Orkhon provinces, Hovd provinces, Dornod provinces, Selenge provinces Mongolia has tested 19481 specimens collected from persons with history travel in other COVID-19 affected countries or persons close contact with confirmed COVID-19 patients and 44 samples from patients with ILI and SARI in influenza sentinel surveillance sites between 16-22 Nov 2020 (47th week).

The laboratory test performed by rtRT-PCR for SARS-CoV-2 detection for all specimens and positivity rate was 209(1.07%).

Influenza and other respiratory pathogens detection were performed by multiplex rtPCR for the 44(0.23%) samples from influenza sentinel sites. The positivity rate was 2(4.55%) Rhinovirus and 1(2.27%) Seasonal Coronavirus respectively.

НИЙТЭЛСЭН: 2020-12-01 09:26:52