Novosibirsk scientific centre showed the face of coronavirus

Novosibirsk scientists have shown the face of the coronavirus. Microscope image provided the State research center of Virology and biotechnology “Vector”.

the photo shows a virus identified in one of the many samples, “Vesti-Novosibirsk”. Samples received in SSC in large numbers every day. The staff of “Vector” for many weeks, conduct laboratory studies around the clock.

Recall that scientists of the Center developed and implemented a test to detect virus in biological samples using a polymerase chain reaction (PCR). The new test system was officially registered on February 11th and are located in regional offices of Rospotrebnadzor. At the end of February, the laboratory for the diagnosis of coronavirus was opened in St. Petersburg. Base for him was the Center of hygiene and epidemiology in the Kirovsky district.

Text: GTRK “Novosibirsk”