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The head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova told the Russians about the importance of rapid tests for the coronavirus. The TV channel “Russia 24” it noted that testing for the presence of the pathogen on date is essential, to help determine rapid tests, RIA Novosti reported.
“We need to distinguish between those who already have antibodies, and who in the near future, absolutely not ill have to, but it is important to identify still those who have the virus can be” she said, adding that it should be done very quickly.
The technological breakthrough is the development of tests of the Russian-Japanese EMG. According to Popova, it is now used and will be used further.
In mid-March, the Russian direct investment Fund (RDIF) and Japanese company Mirai Genomics has received permission from the Federal service for supervision of health (Roszdravnadzor) on the use of new type tests for coronavirus infection in Russia. Thanks to the test system for the rapid diagnosis of the virus can be done in half an hour. They can be used everywhere — in hospitals, schools, airports and railway stations.
In recent days in Russia have revealed 7099 cases of infection with coronavirus. New infections were recorded in 85 regions of Russia. Most of infected in Moscow (3093), Moscow region (793) and St. Petersburg (336). For the last day died, 101 people, recovered — 1333. The total number of people infected with coronavirus since the start of the epidemic in the country has reached 106 498.
Video, photo All from Russia.