Covid-19 house testing package anticipated in early 2021


Lucira Well being’s “All-In-One” take a look at package is a molecular single-use take a look at and boasts 94.1% and 98% accuracy for optimistic and detrimental outcomes respectively. That is based on a research completed on greater than 100 folks in California.

The take a look at is anticipated to price lower than $50 (about R770) and can solely be accessible by prescription. Solely folks 14 years and older will be capable to make use of it. 

The take a look at will even be utilized by docs and clinicians for point-of-care testing to ease the burden within the hospitals.

There was no affirmation on whether or not the take a look at will go away US shores and when different international locations can anticipate to get their palms on the “All-In-One” take a look at package. 

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