2 weeks Combined rapid and RTPCR tests help restart economy – Project ARK MB
Combining rapid antibody testing and RT-PCR (reverse transcriptionpolymerase chain reaction) is a strategy that helps restart the economy while keeping the people as safe as possible and guards against the second wave of the dreaded coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Dra. Minguita Padilla, head of Project ARK Medical Team, stressed this in an official statement on Saturday. She was supported by other members of the Project ARK Medical Team – former Health secretaries Dr. Manuel Dayrit and Dr. Esperanza Cabral, Dr. Rontgene Solante, and Dr. Vicente Bellizario, who stood by its protocol of combining both rapid and RT-PCR tests to help reopen ... more