Published 26 March 2021
In every country affected by the pandemic, experts have come to recognise one indisputable fact: accurate and broad testing is critical to containing and controlling this global health threat.
What is the role of diagnostic tests in managing the Covid-19 pandemic?
High-quality testing is an essential part of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic:
Decide on treatment of individuals
Population health management -
Research treatments and vaccines
Why do we need a broad variety and widespread availability of tests related to SARS-CoV-2?
There's a growing variety and availability of tests related to SARS-CoV-2. Choosing the appropriate test depends on three factors. learn more