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Testing: Key to airlines Covid-19 strategy

Testing: Key to airlines Covid-19 strategy

Major airlines have asked for a joint coronavirus testing programme, so that travel may resume between the US and Europe, home to some of the world’s most prominent and profitable air routes ...

MoPH accredits 4 Covid testing centres in Turkey

MoPH accredits 4 Covid testing centres in Turkey

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has approved four medical centres in Turkey where Qatari citizens can take Covid-19 tests, which if found negative will exempt them from the mandatory hotel quarantine upon arrival in Qatar

PHCC stresses persons who undergo Covid-19 drive through testing won't get gray colour in Ehteraz

PHCC stresses persons who undergo Covid-19 drive through testing won't get gray colour in Ehteraz

The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has confirmed that people who undergo testing at Covid-19 drive-through testing centres will not get "gray colour" in EHTERAZ application ...

PHCC highlights Covid-19 testing facilities

PHCC highlights Covid-19 testing facilities

The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has reiterated that it has allocated four health centres (HCs) to test and hold suspected Covid-19 cases to prevent the spread of the virus.

Sidra's new method seeks to reduce shortage of Covid-19 testing kits

Sidra's new method seeks to reduce shortage of Covid-19 testing kits

A new testing method for Covid-19, developed by Sidra Medicine, part of Qatar Foundation, aims to reduce global shortage of testing kits and is a proof of Qatar’s resilience, an official told Gulf Times.

Crowds at Wuhan clinics fear coronavirus testing could rekindle disease

Crowds at Wuhan clinics fear coronavirus testing could rekindle disease

As Wuhan, the Chinese city where the COVID-19 pandemic began, revs up a massive testing campaign, some residents crowding the test centres expressed concern on Saturday ...

HMC increases Covid-19 testing capabilities

HMC increases Covid-19 testing capabilities

Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) laboratory has significantly increased the number of Covid-19 tests it is able to do each day as well as reduced the time it takes to process test results.

As coronavirus infections mount, Japan at last expands testing

As coronavirus infections mount, Japan at last expands testing

Japan, alarmed by rising coronavirus deaths and the spectre of the collapse of the medical system, is scrambling to expand testing with drive-through facilities and general practitioners helping to collect samples.

HMC testing plasma therapy for Covid-19

HMC testing plasma therapy for Covid-19

The Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has started using blood plasma therapy to treat some Covid-19 cases at its Communicable Disease Center (CDC).

Testing times for India in race to head off coronavirus epidemic

Testing times for India in race to head off coronavirus epidemic

India, like a lot of countries plunged into crisis by the pandemic, is struggling to ramp up testing for the coronavirus, but in few places would the odds of containing the disease ...

Rawdat Al Khail Health Centre for testing 'coronavirus cases'

Rawdat Al Khail Health Centre for testing 'coronavirus cases'

The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has said the Rawdat Al Khail Health Centre will serve as a test and hold (Covid-19) facility from 4pm Wednesday.

First batch of quarantined individuals discharged after testing negative for Covid-19

First batch of quarantined individuals discharged after testing negative for Covid-19

Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) announced the discharge of the first patch of Individuals who had been repatriated from the Islamic Republic of Iran following the outbreak Coronavirus ...