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Philippines Red Cross to conduct pilot saliva test on 1,000 healthcare workers

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Mandaluyong City, Jan 12 (EFE/EPA).- Philippines will conduct pilot saliva testing on 1,000 healthcare workers as part of its Covid-19 study. Some 1,000 initial tests are expected to be conducted on health workers in compliance with health department requirements, as the PRC advises that the saliva collection for Covid-19 is a faster, less invasive and less expensive alternative to the swab sample collection. (Camera: ROLEX DELA PENA).SHOT LIST: SENATOR RICHARD GORDON, CHAIRMAN OF THE PHILIPPINE RED CROSS (PRC), UNDERGOES THE SALIVA COLLECTION METHOD FOR COVID-19 TESTING AT THE PRC OFFICE IN MANDALUYONG CITY, METRO MANILA, PHILIPPINES.

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