The Institut Pasteur of Dakar is developing a quick kit to diagnose COVID-19, in partnership with the British biotechnology company Mologic. The test kits are being manufactured in Dakar and are expected to be ready for the market in June.
he disease caused by the new coronavirus COVID-19 has received pandemic status from the World Health Organization (WHO). The decision was announced on Wednesday (11) in Geneva by the head of the agency, Tedros Ghebreyesus.
International health officials are struggling to stem the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus. In both America and Africa, the growth in the number of people infected has made health organizations review their strategies.