President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev Expresses Gratitude to Kazakh Scientists for Developing COVID-19 Testing Kits
Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev sent a letter of appreciation to the teams of Aikimbayev National Scientific Center of Especially Dangerous Infections and the National Center for Biotechnology, reported Akorda website.
“May I congratulate the teams of two leading national scientific institutions on a great achievement, which is the development of the diagnostic testing kits for coronavirus. In a short time, the scientists of the National Scientific Center of Especially Dangerous Infections and the National Center for Biotechnology managed to develop the life-saving testing kits, which comply with the established international standards. Your achievements demonstrate the high competitiveness of the national biomedical industry and the opportunity of the application of its developments in the context of a global battle with the coronavirus pandemic. I have no doubt that the developed testing systems will help save lives and health of thousands of Kazakh citizens,” the letter reads.
The president thanked the scientists for the work they’ve done and wished them well and reaching new achievements.