LABORATORY SURVEILLANCE OF SARS-COV-2 IN 49TH 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 149701 specimens collected from persons with history travel in other COVID-19 affected countries or persons close contact with confirmed COVID-19 patients and 29 samples from patients with ILI and SARI in influenza sentinel surveillance sites between 30 Nov to 06 Dec 2020 (49th week).

The laboratory test performed by rtRT-PCR for SARS-CoV-2 detection for all specimens and positivity rate was 77(0.05%).

Influenza and other respiratory pathogens detection were performed by multiplex rtRT-PCR for the 29(0.03%) samples from influenza sentinel sites. The positivity rate was 1(3.45%) Seasonal Coronavirus and 1(3.45%) Bocavirus respectively.

НИЙТЭЛСЭН: 2020-12-10 08:56:41