motakk of Turkey's independent external quality control program providers, "SARS-CoV-2 RNA Qualitative External Quality Control Program" participating in the Near East University Covidien-19 Diagnostic Laboratory, 100 Receives Full Rate. Thus, the accuracy and reliability of the tests studied in the Covid-19 Diagnostic Laboratory were certified.
The success of the Near East University COVID-19 Diagnostic Laboratory, which plays an active role in combating the COVID-19 pandemic in our country, has also been registered by MOTAKK, the independent external quality control program provider. MOTAKK gave 19 full points to the accuracy and reliability of the COVID-19 tests studied in the DESAM Covid-100 Diagnostic Laboratory.
During the evaluation and certification process, external quality control samples sent by MOTAKK were studied at the Near East University COVID-19 Diagnostic Laboratory. The samples whose results were previously reported at MOTAKK were also studied by the Near East University COVID-19 Diagnostic Laboratory, and all were reported correctly.
Near East University Acting Rector Prof. Dr. Tamer Şanlıdağ stated that they have been working with the goal of 100 percent accuracy since the beginning of the pandemic process, and this has been registered by MOTAKK, an independent external quality control program provider. Stating that they have studied a total of 2020 thousand 151 samples since July 365, when they started PCR tests, Prof. Dr. Tamer Şanlıdağ stated that the COVID-7 Diagnostic Laboratory, which provides 24/19 active service, has a daily test capacity of 28 with a fully equipped team of 4,000 experts.
What is MOTAKK?
MOTAKK, which was established as an external quality control program provider company in Ankara University Technopolis, provides external quality control panels for molecular methods used in the diagnosis of viral infections in clinical laboratories in the programs it organizes. It contributes to the molecular diagnostic tests conducted throughout the country to be made more standardized and accurate.
Covid-2 PCR tests, which the Near East University Covid-19 Diagnostic Laboratory, which participates in the SARS-CoV-19 RNA Qualitative External Quality Control Program, is working, is evaluated by MOTAKK every 3 months and scored and certified according to accurate reporting success criteria.
MOTAKK has been conducting SARS-CoV-2020 RNA external quality control programs in 130-150 authorized Covid-19 PCR laboratories since May 2, within the framework of the protocol it has made with the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Turkey.