Connect with us

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

40 labs certified for coronavirus testing announced

Published

 on 

PHOTO: - WUNC

40 laboratories were named today by the Department of Medical Science of Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health as cerified to conduct testing for the Covid-19 coronavirus

15 of the labs are run by the department itself, including one under Thailand’s National Institute of Health. The rest are part of its network of affiliated institutions. The other 25 are:

• Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital

• Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital

• Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University

• Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkhla University

• Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Thammasat University

• Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University

• Rajavithi Hospital

• Bumrungrad Hospital

• Maharat Nakhon Ratchasima Hospital

• Srinagarind Hospital, Khon Kaen University

• Lampang Hospital

• Sawanpracharak Hospital

• Nakhon Pathom Hospital

• Chiang Rai Hospital

• Surin Hospital

• Nakorn Ping Hospital, Chiang Mai

• Bamrasnaradura Infectious Diseases Institute

• Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Thailand

Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences, US

• Institute for Urban Disease Control and Prevention

• The Office of Disease Prevention and Control 4, Saraburi

• Sokol Malaria Research Institute

• Bio Molecular Laboratories, Thailand

• Professional Laboratory Management Corp

• Ramkhamhaeng Medical Technology Clinic

The ministry made no mention of the price of testing.

SOURCE: The Nation

 

Get more from The Thaiger

Join the conversation and have your say on Thailand news published on The Thaiger.

Thaiger Talk is our new Thaiger Community where you can join the discussion on everything happening in Thailand right now.

Please note that articles are not posted to the forum instantly and can take up to 20 min before being visible. Click for more information and the Thaiger Talk Guidelines.

Jack Burton is an American writer, broadcaster, linguist and journalist who has lived in Asia since 1987. A native of the state of Georgia, he attended the The University of Georgia's Henry Grady School of Journalism, which hands out journalism's prestigious Peabody Awards. His works have appeared in The China Post, The South China Morning Post, The International Herald Tribune and many magazines throughout Asia and the world. He is fluent in Mandarin and has appeared on television and radio for decades in Taiwan, Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau.

Follow Thaiger by email:

Law13 mins ago

Pakistan’s transgenders dragged back into Dark Ages

Thailand49 mins ago

Thais unhappy with Prawit’s response to daycare centre massacre

Thailand1 hour ago

Thailand lowers flags to half-mast to mourn daycare centre massacre victims

Sponsored3 hours ago

5 reasons why Thailand educators shouldn’t miss Bett Asia in Bangkok this year

Philippines1 hour ago

‘Strange and unusual’ punishment for Filipino lottery winners

Guides1 hour ago

5 posh places for a relaxing afternoon tea in Bangkok

Weather2 hours ago

Floods in northeast Thailand have reportedly killed 3 people since last week

Join the conversation on the Thaiger Talk forums today!
Crime2 hours ago

Colleagues reveal daycare killer prone to mood swings

Hot News2 hours ago

US sanctions Myanmar junta-linked businessman over buying Russian-made arms

Thailand2 hours ago

King, Queen and PM Prayut to visit mass shooting victims in northeast Thailand

Guides2 hours ago

What are the common international school curriculums in Thailand? What should you choose?

Hot News2 hours ago

US forces take down three senior ISIS figures in Syria

Bangkok2 hours ago

LIV golfers trundle pointlessly into Bangkok’s ‘billionaire’s paradise’

Hot News3 hours ago

Suitcase in Japan held different kind of explosives as bomb squad finds sex toys

Crime3 hours ago

The world mourns mass shooting at northeast Thailand daycare centre

Hot News3 hours ago

World’s oldest dog Pebbles dies at age 22

Thailand1 year ago

Morning Top Stories Thailand | Police to end protests, Human Trafficking | September 14

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Thai Airways in rehab, All go for Songkran | March 4

Tourism2 years ago

Phuket’s nightlife. Yes, bars and clubs are still open | VIDEO

Phuket2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Covid passport talks, Thai Airways heads to court | March 2

Tourism2 years ago

Phuket Thai food treats you need to try | VIDEO

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Bars, pubs and restaurants ‘sort of’ back to normal | Feb 23

Tourism2 years ago

In search of Cat & Dog Cafés in Phuket Town | VIDEO

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Gambling crackdown, Seafood market to reopen, Vlogger challenge | Jan 21

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Covid testing for visas, Business impact, Vaccine approval | January 19

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Weekend Bangkok bombs, Thailand fires, Covid update | January 18

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Stray car on runway, Indonesian quake, 300 baht tourist fee | January 15

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Governor off respirator, sex-trafficking arrest, condo prices falling | January 14

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Chinese vaccine, Thailand ‘drug hub’, Covid update | January 13

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Bangkok may ease restrictions, Phuket bar curfew, Vaccine roll out | January 12

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Covid latest, Cockfights closed down, Bryde’s Whale beached | January 11

Trending