Coronavirus: WHO identifies 168 compatible labs for testing

Ambulance workers in protective gear drive an ambulance which is believed to carry a person who was transferred from cruise ship Diamond Princess after ten people tested positive for coronavirus, at a maritime police's base in Yokohama, south of Tokyo, Japan February 5, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

The World Health Organization (WHO) has identified 168 laboratories around the world with the right technology to diagnose coronavirus. WHO director general Dr Tedros Adhanom revealed this at the coronavirus press conference in Geneva yesterday and said that without vital diagnostic capacity, countries were in the dark as to how far and wide the virus […]

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