MIL OSI Translation. Region: Spanish / Latin America / UN –
Source: United Nations – in Spanish 3
Headline: Almost 200,000 rapid tests for COVID-19 arrive in four Latin American countries
The new antigen tests will help diagnose in remote locations without laboratory access and will also make it easier for health workers to identify and isolate those infected in difficult settings, such as after a natural disaster. These tests do not replace the molecular tests known as PCR, but rather they complement them, say experts from the UN health agency in the region.
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