US experts say Covid-19 testing will need to be ramped up before distancing restrictions in can be safely removed. Photo: AFP US experts say Covid-19 testing will need to be ramped up before distancing restrictions in can be safely removed. Photo: AFP
US experts say Covid-19 testing will need to be ramped up before distancing restrictions in can be safely removed. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: US university stops using Chinese testing kits after some found to be contaminated

  • University of Washington School of Medicine had airlifted tens of thousands of kits from Shanghai factory
  • Liquid in small percentage of vials changed colour, an indication of bacterial growth. Some appeared cloudy, too

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
US experts say Covid-19 testing will need to be ramped up before distancing restrictions in can be safely removed. Photo: AFP US experts say Covid-19 testing will need to be ramped up before distancing restrictions in can be safely removed. Photo: AFP
US experts say Covid-19 testing will need to be ramped up before distancing restrictions in can be safely removed. Photo: AFP
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