Lyashko talked about testing Ukrainian test systems
The Ukrainian manufacturer’s test systems work and are able to detect COVID-19.
This was stated by the Deputy Minister of Health, chief medical officer of health Viktor Lyashko at an information meeting, reports a correspondent for Ukrinform.
“The Ukrainian tests are working. The other day we received a conclusion from the Institute of Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, which confirmed that they had checked the system by comparing its work with the production test systems of EU countries. Therefore, the Ukrainian manufacturer is currently controlled by the public drug service “continues, but we have confirmation that the test systems that have been delivered to our labs work, “said Lyashko.
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He noted that they will now examine each specific laboratory and look for a reason if the tests have not been verified in a particular laboratory.
As of May 18, 18,616 cases of COVID-19 have been laboratory confirmed in Ukraine. There are 325 new cases per day. A total of 5,276 people recovered, 535 deaths.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru