Enhancing National Covid-19 Screening and Diagnostic Support Capacity in Uganda

Lead Research Organisation: London Sch of Hygiene and Trop Medicine


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Technical Summary

The MRC is pleased to confirm additional capital funding for the MRC/UVRI and LSHTM Research Unit Uganda up to the value of £40,000 to procure an Applied Biosystems Real Time PCR machine to support the Centres important work on COVID-19.

This exceptional award is being made in recognition of the fact that research will be critical in overcoming this epidemic.


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