New test can detect COVID-19 genome without need for PCR -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Fast and cheap test can detect COVID-19 virus' genome without need for PCR

25.01.2022

Image: The Harmony COVID-19 test; Copyright: Mark Stone/University of Washington

The Harmony COVID-19 test includes a small, inexpensive detector (left) that can processes four reaction tubes and a sample collection device (center). Results are displayed on a smartphone (right).

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Image: Laboratory robot is distributing samples into vials; Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf