Lab Lab “Hemotest” and “helix” from the March 26 began to take the tests for the new coronavirus infection COVID-19 in Moscow and Moscow region
AGN Moscow / Alexander Avilov

Lab “Hemotest” and “helix” from the March 26 began to take the tests for the new coronavirus infection COVID-19 in Moscow and Moscow region. To take the test in two parts “Hemotest” in the capital and in six suburban cities in Mytishchi, Dzerzhinsk, Krasnogorsk, Balashikha and Podolsk.

Laboratory service “helix” makes the tests in Moscow and St. Petersburg. The company noted that is accredited by the CPS and will do up to 2.5 million tests per day, RBC.

the Tests are based on PCR-system “Vector”. In addition, the laboratory has launched a screening test. These tests will be held for everyone to get checked for COVID-19.

according to “MBH Media”, the Department of lab “Hemotest” at Rozhdestvensky Boulevard in Moscow lined up for a few hours. While the procedure itself takes about a minute.

“I Take a cotton swab and a few seconds lead on the mouth, then close it in a test tube, which signed your name and sent to the lab. Results after two days will come via SMS”, – told the correspondent of the publication.

the Price is 1900 rubles, while people aged 25 to 55 years old enjoy a discount of 95 rubles.

People take place to take the test for coronavirus in the laboratory “Hemotest” pic.twitter.com/22DCiFgIri

— Alex (@vsKpA3GnvjP6kws) March 26, 2020

@tsargradtv please note, Gemotest tests for coronavirus, the office in the yard of houses. A crowd had gathered by evening, up to 200 people. People write what they are afraid to come out . No kids to bring into the yard or shop to go..Call the police,zero result. pic.twitter.com/Espn2lCDRf

— Bazookas (@SerjCheerful) March 26, 2020