The COVID-19 test kit has been developed to detect corona virus in less than five minutes. The researchers said the Rapid COVID-19 test kit could be used in mass testing at airports and businesses.
London: The havoc of the Corona epidemic is growing rapidly around the world. So far, more than 38 million people worldwide have been affected by this epidemic. More than 10 lakh people have died due to this. Meanwhile, the outbreak of the virus is increasing in the world right now. The second wave of corona has arrived in many countries of Europe. Which is being tried to stop.
Meanwhile, Oxford University in the UK has developed a test kit for corona that can detect the corona virus in less than five minutes. Researchers said on Thursday that cancer experts at the University of Oxford in the UK have developed a COVID-19 test kit capable of detecting corona virus in less than five minutes. The researchers said the Rapid COVID-19 test kit could be used in mass testing at airports and businesses.
Oxford University said it expects to begin production and development of this test kit in early 2021 and an approved device will be available six months later.
America’s Rapid Testing Plan!
Rapid testing is being prepared on a large scale in view of the cases of Corona in America. US State of Oregon Governor Kate Brown has announced large-scale rapid testing. He says that with this rapid testing, 60 to 80 thousand tests will be done every week till the end of the year. Referring to BinaxNOW antigen testing, Kate said that this rapid testing will report the corona in just 15 minutes. He also said that from rapid testing, 60 to 80 thousand samples will be tested every week till the end of the year. He has announced his plan to do it widely.