Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine’s workplace mentioned Thursday night time that the governor examined adverse for Covid-19, correcting an announcement earlier within the day that he had examined constructive forward of a scheduled assembly with President Trump in Cleveland.
Throughout a second spherical of testing Thursday afternoon, a extra delicate check that appears for the genetic materials of the virus that causes Covid-19 was administered to Mr. DeWine, his spouse, Fran DeWine, and workers members. All examined adverse, and the exams had been run twice, the governor’s workplace mentioned.
“We really feel assured within the outcomes from the Wexner Medical Middle,” a press release launched by the governor’s workplace mentioned Thursday night time. The workplace mentioned this kind of check has been administered greater than 1.6 million occasions in Ohio by hospitals and labs all through the state.
Out of an abundance of warning, Mr. DeWine and the primary woman will probably be examined once more Saturday, his workplace mentioned. His workplace additionally mentioned it might speak to the producer of a check given earlier within the day to grasp why there had been a discrepancy.