In Germany, no less than 500,000 Covid-19 tests are carried out every week. It is much more than in France. the government has “mobilized very early, in January, a very dense network of laboratories that exists here and we make these tests the absolute priority. Here, there are almost no conditions. Anyone who has a doubt can be tested. Either by queuing in front of a laboratory or by simply going to the GP “, explains journalist Laurent Desbonnets, live from Berlin.
“There are also drives, some are managed by the army. And recently, there have even been sampling kits to carry out the sampling yourself and deposit it in the laboratory mailbox. It works say the virologists. This makes it possible to detect cases very early and limit the most serious complications “, continues the correspondent.