Kuwait Launches New Lab to Tackle H1N1 Pandemic

8 September 2009 (Last Updated September 8th, 2009 18:30)

Kuwait has launched a new laboratory at the Infectious Diseases Hospital to test suspected cases of H1N1 influenza in the country. The laboratory features cutting-edge equipment that will deliver test results within two hours, Kuwait Times reports. The government will al

Kuwait has launched a new laboratory at the Infectious Diseases Hospital to test suspected cases of H1N1 influenza in the country.

The laboratory features cutting-edge equipment that will deliver test results within two hours, Kuwait Times reports.

The government will also launch three more laboratories that will collaborate with the existing facilities to ensure that all samples are tested, the news agency reports.