2 weeks Quezon City molecular laboratory gets DOH nod; tests out in 1 day Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- The newly-established molecular laboratory in Quezon City has secured the approval of the Department of Health (DOH), the local government said Wednesday, adding that the facility can produce COVID-19 test results in just one day. The Quezon City Public Information Office (PIO) in a statement said the proficiency test of the Quezon City Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory located in Barangay Teachers VIllage East was completed by the DOH-Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM) on Monday. According to the QCPIO, the laboratory garnered a perfect score after it got accurate results from five samples that were counter-checked and verified ... more