LABORATORY SURVEILLANCE OF SARS-COV-2 IN 51ST 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 67387 specimens collected from persons with history travel in other COVID-19 affected countries or persons close contact with confirmed COVID-19 patients and 64 samples from patients with ILI and SARI in influenza sentinel surveillance sites between 14-20 Dec 2020 (51st week).

The laboratory test performed by rtRT-PCR for SARS-CoV-2 detection for all specimens and positivity rate was 91(0.14%).

Influenza and other respiratory pathogens detection were performed by multiplex rtRT-PCR for the 64(0.09%) samples from influenza sentinel sites. The positivity rate was 1(1.6%) Seasonal Coronavirus, 5(7.8%) Bocavirus, 5(7.8%) Rhinovirus and 2(3.1%) Adinovirus respectively.

НИЙТЭЛСЭН: 2020-12-24 17:34:55