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New Covid-19 antigen test: Fast and reliable results in just 15 minutes

Preventing further spread of the coronavirus and taking pressure off laboratories – it is possible with the NADAL® Covid-19 Antigen Test from Germany. Whether in schools, nursing homes, hospitals, companies, or at the airport or larger events: The result is available in just 15 minutes. The new rapid test from medical technology company nal von… Read More »

Bosch’s new rapid coronavirus test delivers reliable results in 39 minutes

The world’s fastest PCR based SARS-CoV-2 test for the point of care Rapid test is particularly suited to decentralized use in mobile test centers. Sensitivity: 98 percent, specificity: 100 percent. Simultaneous testing of five people with one cartridge by pooling will also be possible as of early October. Bosch is working to further reduce time… Read More »

Alphabet’s Verily builds its own lab to speed up coronavirus test results

Cooper Neill | Reuters Alphabet’s health and life sciences company Verily has developed its own lab focused on coronavirus tests.  The company shared in a blog post on Tuesday that it established the lab in South San Francisco, where it’s headquartered. Verily said that the lab is CLIA-certified, meaning it meets the standards required of… Read More »

Wait Times Increase for COVID-19 Test Results

Cara Christ, MD, director, Arizona Department of Health Services. Carole Jean Smith, retired pharmacist, Davie, FL. Kelly Smith Aceituno, spokesperson, LabCorp. Kimberly Gorode, spokesperson, Quest Diagnostics. Healthvana website: FAQs. Amesh A. Adalja, MD, senior scholar, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, Baltimore. News release, Sonora Quest Laboratories: ”Sonora Quest Collaborates with State and Healthcare Leaders… Read More »