BENEFITS OF ANTIBODY RAPID TEST

The management of coronavirus outbreaks is at a critical point where there is a widespread need for accurate and fast testing. The backbone of coronavirus testing has been Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) testing but the present time demands urgent surveillance of the population at risk due to not presenting any symptoms. One of the ways […]

COMBINATION RAPID ANTIGEN TEST FOR CORONAVIRUS AND INFLUENZA A AND B VIRUS

Advanced technologies such as rapid antigen test kits and Polymerase chain reactions have aided a great deal in the detection of respiratory infections caused by viruses (1). During the coronavirus outbreak, the commonly used test was RT-PCR in which specimen was collected through the nasopharyngeal swab. In the meantime, the influenza season has coincided with […]

The Benefits Of Antigen Rapid Swab Test

The current pandemic of coronavirus has rapidly spread worldwide and it has resulted in approximately one million deaths so far (1). Early diagnosis and well-timed isolation of the infected individuals has now universally been accepted as an effective strategy of prevention and containment of local outbreaks of the coronavirus. With the sweep of the contagious […]