The UAE will begin testing for coronavirus at a massive laboratory reportedly built in the country in just 14 days, according to a joint announcement on Tuesday by genomics company BGI and Group 42 (G42), the leading technology company based in Abu Dhabi.
BGI and Group 42 announced today the launch of a new massive-throughput laboratory built to address the need for population-scale detection and diagnosis of #covid19 in the United Arab Emirates. Read the press release: https://t.co/bKsqWRZCcL pic.twitter.com/Lmhkpi2f0i— BGI (@BGI_Genomics) March 31, 2020
Today, I visited the mobile COVID-19 Test Center set up by SEHA as part of measures to contain the virus. Medical teams out in the field are the first line of protection of the UAE, their sacrifices safeguard our health. pic.twitter.com/nrO0iCFr8t— محمد بن زايد (@MohamedBinZayed) March 28, 2020