The WHO says a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test is the “preferred laboratory test given its accuracy and sensitivity”. Photo illustration: Reuters
Monkeypox test kits developed by Swiss pharmaceutical giant Roche
  • The diagnostic tools could help researchers track the virus as it spreads beyond countries where it is usually found
  • More than 250 confirmed and suspected cases have been reported to the WHO from 16 countries outside west and central Africa
26 May 2022 - 2:41AM