First international virus testing standards adopted, released

Medical workers take swab samples from residents for nucleic acid test at a COVID-19 testing site in Kangcheng community, East China's Shanghai, March 19, 2022. (XINHUA) The first international standards for COVID-19 nucleic acid testing was released by the International Organization for Standardization on Tuesday. Efforts to draft and adopt these standards were spearheaded by […]

Macao reports another virus case, launches 2nd mass testing

Residents line up to take COVID-19 nucleic acid tests in Macao, Aug 4, 2021. (XINHUA) MACAO – The Macao Special Administrative Region's government announced the second mass nucleic acid test for all residents as health authorities reported another new COVID-19 infection on Saturday, bringing the tally to 66. The latest infection was related to an imported case […]