The Central Research Institute of Epidemiology is the official reference center for Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) diagnostics of coronavirus infection in Moscow, that is directly involved in the fight against the epidemic.
Potok Inter has installed air decontamination units in the laboratory of molecular diagnostic methods, where with pathogenic material people work with. The equipment provides complete air sterilization and allows you to effectively protect the employee's workplace during continuous operating mode.
To identify and early isolation of patients with COVID-19 a laboratory analysis of patients samples is taken - with a diagnosis of pneumonia, acute respiratory viral infections and / or other diagnoses, from contact persons and persons who had arrived from abroad, as well as from everyone who wishes to be healthy, living in Moscow and Moscow region.
So far more than 200 thousand tests have been carried out in the laboratory, that is about 50% of all studies to identify a new coronavirus infection and verify the test results for SARS-CoV-2 among Moscow residents.