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Regional pilot project started: SARS-CoV-2 PCR tests in Hamburg day care centers

As part of the pilot project SCoPE (SARS-CoV-2 PCR examination), the feasibility of screening for SARS-CoV-2 using PCR analysis is being tested at two Hamburg day care centers. Instead of the usual nasopharyngeal swab for sample collection, children suck on a swab for 30 seconds for each sample.
The pilot project SCoPE is a cooperation of the accredited diagnostic laboratory Labor Dr. Fenner & Kollegen and altona Diagnostics GmbH – two Hamburg-based companies with many years of experience in

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15th Congress of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine – virtual event: June 16–19, 2021

June 16–19, 2021     Virtual format: As the largest German-speaking congress for infectious and tropical medicine, the KIT addresses these diverse topics in an interdisciplinary and interprofessional manner. This idea is followed by the already long-standing cooperation with the pediatric infectiologists of the DGPI and the colleagues of the DTG.   Virtuelles Format: Der KIT greift als größter deutschsprachiger Kongress für Infektiologie und Tropenmedizin diese vielfältigen Themen, interdisziplinär und interprofessionell auf. Diesem Gedanken folgt die jetzt schon langjährige Zusammenarbeit mit

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