New Covid Portable Kit To Find Results Within Minutes
Britain’s researchers have found an easy way to test the world’s deadly disease coronavirus. A smartphone-based portable kit for coronavirus was developed to tell the results of Coronavirus positive or negative within minutes. Researchers say the Covid-19 tests will be released within one hour.
Currently, The lab results were taking 24 to 48 hours to give the results. However, This kit will tell you within a short time. University of East Anglia (UEA) researchers made this kit. However, The kit will be released to the world after testing by the National Health Service (NHS) for two weeks.
Researchers have revealed that the newly designed kit can test up to 16 samples at once. Up to 384 samples can be tested through a lab-based diagnostic machine. This kit is useful for self-imposed medical personnel to know whether they infected or not.
Justin O’Grady, who led the research team said,“This portable kit is designed to help NHS staff perform rapid covid tests. They are able to provide medical services most of the time if they are healthy. The Covid-19 assay is performed by extracting the RNA within 3 minutes from the sample collected from the throat. The kit is designed to help even the less skilled medical personnel.”