HKU medical school dean Gabriel Leung on Thursday again called for ‘massive testing’ of the city’s population for Covid-19 while suggesting genomic testing should be done on every known case so far. Photo: Nora Tam

Coronavirus: ahead of predicted second wave, Hong Kong professor calls for genomic sequencing of every Covid-19 case so far

  • A fresh wave of infections, one that will arrive before a vaccine does, is ‘almost certain’, HKU medical school dean Gabriel Leung says
  • Examining patients’ virus samples ‘not a matter of money, but determination’, he insists, while again calling for ‘massive testing’ of population
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
HKU medical school dean Gabriel Leung on Thursday again called for ‘massive testing’ of the city’s population for Covid-19 while suggesting genomic testing should be done on every known case so far. Photo: Nora Tam
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