VVOC awaits full RT-PCR test results of 120 persons under monitoring for Omicron variant

SOME of the 120 persons who arrived in Central Visayas from countries with confirmed cases of the Omicron variant tested negative for Covid-19, the Visayas Vaccination Operations Center (VVOC) reported on Monday, Dec. 6, 2021. VVOC spokesperson Dr. Mary Jean Loreche, however, did not divulge the specific number of the individuals whose reverse transcription polymerase […]

Lim: Omicron

Just when we thought we had come out of the dark from Delta, the lights dimmed once more with the discovery of Omicron. The Omicron variant or B.1.1.529 as it is formally known, was first reported by South Africa to the World Health Organization on November 24 with the first known sample dating back to […]

Acumen Diagnostics’ PCR capabilities to tackle Omicron COVID-19 variant

SINGAPORE, Dec 3, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Homegrown medical technology Company, Acumen Diagnostics Pte. Ltd. (“Acumen Diagnostics” or the “Company”), a 51% owned subsidiary of Q&M Dental Group (Singapore) and 49% owned by Aoxin Q&M Dental, today announced that its proprietary, locally-manufactured polymerase chain reaction (“PCR”) test kits Acu-Corona 2.0 and Acu-Corona […]