On August 7, Saitama University confirmed that one student has tested positive for the COVID-19.
Please confirm the below, but kindly understand that we will not disclose any personal information.
1. Student’s age : 20s
July 28 : Experiment on Okubo campus
July 31 : Experiment on Okubo campus
August 1: Developed high fever. Started self-isolating.
August 3: Visited a clinic
August 5: Visited a clinic, had a PCR testing
August 7: Tested positive. Continue self-isolating.
3. Due to the Saitama City Public Health Center, no one is identified to have come into close contact with the student.
4. In line with Saitama City Public Health Center, we have done contact tracing and completed disinfection of locations where the student has visited.
We continue to devote our efforts to prevent the spread of the virus and will continue to prioritize the health and well-being of our students and the community.
We appreciate your kind understanding.