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Minister: Russia has enough capacities to produce COVID tests

12:15, 07 December 2020
Minister: Russia has enough capacities to produce COVID tests Photo: Sergey Bulkin/NEWS.RU

There are enough capacities in Russia to create the required number of test systems for coronavirus, Russian Healthcare Minister Mikhail Murashko said, RIA Novosti reports.


There are production facilities, including for the required number of tests, in the Russian Federation, Murashko noted.

He noted that the first tests for coronavirus in the country appeared in the first weeks of the spread of the infection, and there are more than 90 manufacturers in the Russian Federation developing them.

NEWS.ru reported earlier that scientists disclosed the coronavirus blocking foods.