Inaugurates Robot Operated Covid-19 Testing Laboratory to enhance Corona Virus Diagnostic Testing Capability.
According to details, a robot operated Coved 19 testing laboratory was inaugurated in Islamabad. British High Commissioner Christian Turner inaugurated the lab.
The lab is capable of more than 2,000 tests a day, requiring only 6 staff members to run all shifts in the lab.
Built in the UK, the laboratory is a Biosafety Level 2 Plus (BSL2 +) facility built to ISO 15189 standards.
Christian Turner thanked Ali Jahangir Siddiqui, Ambassador for Foreign Investment, and said that the lab is an example of a dynamic relationship between the UK and Pakistan, and I am honored to be a part of it.
“We are proud that the UK is at the forefront of developing and distributing a vaccine internationally in the fight against COVID-19,” he said.