LABORATORY SURVEILLANCE OF SARS-COV-2 IN 48TH 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 43471 specimens collected from persons with history travel in other COVID-19 affected countries or persons close contact with confirmed COVID-19 patients and 20 samples from patients with ILI and SARI in influenza sentinel surveillance sites between 23-29 Nov 2020 (48th week).

The laboratory test performed by rtRT-PCR for SARS-CoV-2 detection for all specimens and positivity rate was 136(0.3%).

Influenza and other respiratory pathogens detection were performed by multiplex rtRT-PCR for the 20(0.05%) samples from influenza sentinel sites. The positivity rate was 2(10%) Rhinovirus, 2(10%) Seasonal Coronavirus and 1(5%) Bocavirus respectively.

НИЙТЭЛСЭН: 2020-12-03 10:23:14