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New coronavirus test can get fast, accurate results from saliva samples

May 18, 2021

Via: The Medical News

A new coronavirus test can get accurate results from a saliva sample in less than 30 minutes, researchers report in the journal Nature Communications. Many of the components of the hand-held device used in this technology can be 3D-printed, and […]

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15-minute coronavirus test gets the green light in Europe

September 30, 2020


A test to detect Covid-19 that can be done at the point of care and gives results in 15 minutes has been given the greenlight in Europe, according to its maker, Becton Dickinson. The test should be commercially available in […]


FDA issues emergency use authorisation for Roche coronavirus test

March 16, 2020


The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted emergency use authorisation (EUA) for Roche’s Cobas SARS-CoV-2 Test to detect the virus that causes the coronavirus (Covid-19). The test is for the qualitative detection of the virus SARS-CoV-2 in nasopharyngeal […]