Coordinator General COMSTECH explores avenues for capacity building of virology labs in OIC States
The Coordinator General COMSTECH, H.E. Prof. Dr. M. Iqbal Choudhary had a virtual meeting with 22 scientists and heads of the Virology Diagnostic Laboratories in nine OIC member countries on Tuesday, June 30, 2020. The meeting was aimed at exploring avenues of intra-OIC collaboration for capacity building of the laboratories. The meeting had also provided a platform for a quick assessment of the needs of these laboratories. Realizing the demand, COMSTECH has planned to offer online training courses on testing and development of diagnostic kits for COVID-19.