Africa exceeds 1.5M coronavirus tests, passes grim case milestone May 26, 2020 -- Africa has passed the milestone of 100,000 confirmed coronavirus cases, and has run more than 1.5 million tests, according to the World Health Organization. While the cases have been mounting, the region is the least hard hit globally and the death rate remains low.
Academic lab quickly converts to perform SARS-CoV-2 testing May 22, 2020 -- Academic labs could be converted to perform clinical work and process SARS-CoV-2 diagnostic assays with rapid turnaround times to meet increased demand for testing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Investigators from Boston University and Boston Medical Center provided an outline of how they adapted a lab in an article published online May 10 in Med. Discuss