Opinion Paper

Scaling up testing for COVID-19 in Africa: Responding to the pandemic in ways that strengthen health systems

Farouk A. Umaru
African Journal of Laboratory Medicine | Vol 9, No 1 | a1244 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/ajlm.v9i1.1244 | © 2020 Farouk A. Umaru | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 10 April 2020 | Published: 14 May 2020

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Farouk A. Umaru, Department of Global Public Health, United States Pharmacopeia, Rockville, Maryland, United States


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COVID-19; corona virus; Ebola; PCR; Regulation


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