SYNLAB is to proceed offering PCR-testing for SARS-CoV-2 for the upcoming UEFA EURO 2020 and all UEFA competitors matches within the 2021/22 season. Because the ‘UEFA Laboratory Diagnostics Supplier 2021/22’, SYNLAB will help the implementation of UEFA’s rigorous Return to Play Protocol with a purpose to create the most secure attainable surroundings for groups, officers and venue workers.
Throughout this summer season’s match, SYNLAB will utilise its broad European laboratory community to supply superior diagnostics, testing all 24 groups in addition to officers and venue workers on the 11 devoted match websites throughout the continent.
“Because the combat towards the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the well being and well-being of gamers, workers, referees and everybody working within the stadium stays our absolute precedence,” stated UEFA deputy basic secretary, Giorgio Marchetti.
“The final 12 months has proven that partnering with an trade chief like SYNLAB permits us to make sure that all UEFA competitors matches are performed in as secure as attainable an surroundings. We’re trying ahead to persevering with this profitable cooperation with SYNLAB.”
All through the 2020/21 season, SYNLAB efficiently carried out greater than 160,000 PCR-tests for UEFA competitors matches.
“We’re happy to proceed our profitable and trusted partnership with UEFA. Primarily based on SYNLAB’s clear dedication to medical excellence, we’ll proceed to make each effort to leverage our broad capabilities throughout Europe to make sure that the testing of gamers, officers and venue workers is applied in the absolute best method,” stated Mathieu Floreani, CEO of SYNLAB.
“Particularly in view of UEFA EURO 2020, we’re proud to play our half in creating the most secure attainable surroundings for Europe’s distinctive soccer occasion. The match will convey pleasure to hundreds of thousands – if not billions – of soccer followers in Europe and past, in instances of the COVID-19 pandemic.”
SYNLAB operates in 36 international locations throughout 4 continents and employs round 20,000 individuals, together with over 1,200 medical consultants in addition to a lot of different specialists. SYNLAB carries out an estimated 500 million laboratory checks on an annual foundation.