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Gazeta Shëndeti (Albânia)
Em 2021: 1 notícias
Desde 1995: 8 notícias

Low-cost biosensor test could extend reliable COVID-19 testing to remote and disadvantaged areas

Publicado em 13 maio 2021
A low-cost, rapid diagnostic test for COVID-19 developed by Penn Medicine provides COVID-19 results within four minutes with 90 percent accuracy. A paper published this week in Matter details the fast and inexpensive diagnostic test, called RAPID 1.0 (Real-time Accurate Portable Impedimetric Detection prototype 1.0). Compared to existing methods for COVID-19 detection, RAPID is inexpensive and highly scalable, allowing the production of millions of units per week. Despite the urgency of the [...]