In an effort to support the nation’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Reference Laboratory (NRL) is now open 24 hours a day and working hand-in-hand with UAE health authorities and Mubadala Healthcare to test samples of suspected COVID-19 cases.

Abdul Hamid Oubeisi, CEO of NRL, highlights the company’s committed response to the pandemic by running over 3,500 COVID-19 tests per day across the country.

Through its world-class facilities, state-of-the-art technologies, and dedicated scientists and professional medical staff who work around the clock, NRL will soon expand its testing capabilities of COVID-19 to 5,000 tests per day.

NRL implements international best practice reference laboratory processes that are in line with the World Health Organization’s (WHO), which includes testing samples for each patient separately and providing accurate results with the highest laboratory quality standards in the shortest period of time.