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Russian Wuhan coronavirus test system to be used in China

Christian Fernsby |
Chinese medics will begin using coronavirus test program, developed in Russia’s Primorsky Region, for Wuhan patients in the upcoming days, World Health Organization Programs Center Executive Secretary Viktor Fersht said.

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"The [Chinese Non-Government Medical Institutions] Association has set up a control brigade, which went to the center of the epidemic," Fersht said.

Five hundred doctors went to Wuhan and they will use the [Russian] system to diagnose and prescribe medication to the diseased Chinese people," TASS cited him as saying.

The number of confirmed coronavirus-induced pneumonia cases in China has exceeded 20,400 people. According to China’s regional health committees, the total number of lethal cases has exceeded 420.

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