Month: April 2020

UC Berkeley scientists spin up a robotic COVID-19 testing lab

As medical professionals close to the nation scramble to diagnose scenarios of COVID-19, experts at the University of California, Berkeley’s Progressive Genomics Institute (IGI) are producing from scratch a diagnostic lab with the ability to process far more than 1,000 patient samples for each working day.

This pop-up laboratory, the effort and hard work of a one of a kind volunteer group of academic and company companions, will give desperately desired tests capability in the Bay Space for people with COVID-19 signs and also support community health and fitness officers evaluate how widespread the epidemic is.

The 2019 Novel Coronavirus

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