A biosafety lab at Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research (PCMD), Karachi University (KU), has been changed into an enormous Covid-19 testing office.
Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research (PCMD) is the country’s leading drug molecular research institute situated at Karachi University. Some portion of the National Institute of Virology set up a year ago with government support, the office is the biggest biosafety level-III lab in the nation.
“The lab is testing many samples being given by the wellbeing division day by day,” said Prof Iqbal Choudhary told in a meeting. He administers the undertakings of the establishment as the executive of the International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences at the KU.
The lab’s transformation into an indicative office was done on chief minister directions, he included. The diagnostic limit with regards to testing Covid-19 disease has been essentially augmented in the region with the activity of the biosafety lab.