[/news/china/index.html China] has dispatched a mobile P3 virus lab to help ramp up the [/news/coronavirus/index.html coronavirus] mass-testing in Beijing after a fresh COVID-19 outbreak ravaged the capital city.
The country's health authority sent the remote laboratory, along with a team of 14 medical workers, to a virus-hit district in Beijing this morning, state media reported.
The mobile testing unit could collect testing samples from 1,000 residents a day.
The government sent three of those container labs to Wuhan in February at the height of the city's COVID-19 outbreak.
Beijing citizens who came into contact with the Xinfadi Wholesale Market, kynghidongduong.vn either directly or indirectly, are pictured being taken swabs samples in the Chinese capital on Tuesday
China has dispatched a mobile P3 virus lab to help ramp up the coronavirus testing in Beijing after a fresh COVID-19 outbreak erupted the capital city.
The file picture taken on April 22 shows the mobile lab arriving at a hospital in Mudanjiang, Heilongjiang province in China
The Chinese capital reported 137 domestic infections in the past six days, with the brunt of the cases linked to Xinfadi, a massive wholesale market in the city.
Pictured: Medical staff in full protective gear carry signs to assist people to conduct coronavirus testing on Wednesday
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It comes after the Chinese capital reported 137 domestic infections in the past six days, tour du lịch quế lâm with the brunt of the cases linked to Xinfadi, a massive wholesale market in the city.
The Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention today sent the mobile P3 lab to Beijing's south-western district Fengtai, where the food trading hub is located.
P3 labs have the second-highest biological safety standards and are designed to study pathogens that may cause sever[ ][ ]