The CPS has shown how doing the tests for coronavirus

the Analyses from the nose and throat to identify virus in the Center brought from all cities of the region in a large container. Before he goes into so-called “clean zone”, the courier places him in a special gateway for processing from external influences. Then the assistant in full gear and respirator lays vials for further studies.

So, for half an hour in the laboratory received the materials from Kamensk-Uralsky, Krasnoturyinsk and Forest, and the stream is continuous. To explore all the tests on the system developed by Novosibirsk scientific center of Virology and biotechnology “Vector”, experts are working around the clock in three shifts of six hours. By the way, the Ural branch now only nine people doing research on coronavirus.

Photo: Sergey Bobylev/TASS Two escaped from quarantine in Sochi looking for in the middle Urals

‒ We conduct laboratory diagnosis of the novel coronavirus since January, and try to give the results of the study to the day in applying to us medical facilities. By now we were able to strengthen the power of up to 700 samples per day, which influenced and extra load:there are also samples of people with pneumonia and acute respiratory diseases, ‒ says Irina Chistyakova, Deputy chief doctor of the Center of hygiene and epidemiology in Sverdlovsk region.

In all samples experts check COVID-19, quickly recording the result in the medical database. If it is positive, it passes another check: employees of the Novosibirsk center to render a final verdict, after which the doctors hospitalitynet patient.

Recall that Ural branch became one of the 15 laboratories under the office of RospotrebAzora, which was entrusted the study to the coronavirus. Today it is the only laboratory in the region, where its diagnosis,including surveillance for influenza is conducted to the Urals.