Africa: Illumina Partners With Africa CDC to Strengthen Sequencing Capacity for COVID-19 Surveillance in Africa

[Africa CDC] San Diego, California and Addis Ababa, Ethiopia -Illumina, Inc. has donated sequencing systems and related consumables to the African Union Commission through the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) to strengthen SARS-CoV-2 sequencing capabilities and capacity in 10 African countries. The cargo arrived Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, last week and the equipment is being distributed to respective Member States with funds from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.Read the Original Article