Updated June 30, 2020, 12:09 PM
By Carla Dena
LAGUNA – The Department of Health (DOH) released on Monday, June 29, the licenses to operate and certification of two coronavirus disease (COVID-19) testing laboratories in the province.
The University of the Philippines-Los Baños COVID-19 Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory (UPLB-CMDL) and the San Pablo City District Hospital – Laguna Molecular Laboratory were given the green light to perform independent testing using real-time polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR).
The two testing facilities will operate until December 31, 2020.
UPLB previously announced that the six laboratory analysts of their molecular laboratory garnered a perfect score in the Proficiency Test for SARS-CoV-2 Detection, which is the final stage of the assessment process.
The Laguna Molecular Laboratory, on the other hand,
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