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Covid-19 testing

New testing method can diagnose COVID-19 in just 30 minutes, study finds

The virus can be detected immediately without any preparation process with high sensitivity in a short time

06 Oct 2020 3:41 PM

China's offer of coronavirus tests for all in Hong Kong meets with public distrust

Democracy activists share concerns that people’s DNA will be collected and abused under the cover of testing

27 Aug 2020 11:09 AM

Coronavirus testing rates dropping in the US even as deaths mount

US is approaching a mammoth 5 million confirmed infections and more than 157,000 deaths out of over 700,000 worldwide

06 Aug 2020 9:50 AM

India has second largest number of coronavirus tests, right after US: White House

As per official records, US has done more than 42 million tests, while the second-highest number is 12 million from India

17 Jul 2020 10:30 AM

IATA issues criteria for COVID-19 testing in air travel process

If testing is required as part of the travel process, it is recommended at departure, said IATA

17 Jun 2020 4:04 PM

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Air, train passengers coming to Karnataka will be charged Rs 650 for swab sample test

'Pooled testing' involves putting multiple swab samples together, and testing them through a single RTPCR test.

30 May 2020 3:51 PM

Virus in India diverging from the one originated in Wuhan, scientists say

Scientists caution that low testing rate minimal genome submissions are major bottlenecks in the assessment of the evolution of SARS-CoV-2

20 May 2020 11:23 AM

Trump to be screened for coronavirus daily after aide tests positive

Trump says he and vice president Mike Pence had very little contact with the patient

08 May 2020 9:02 AM

SARI what! Telangana docs are gobsmacked by fiat to restrict Covid-19 tests

One practitioner wonders if that is why the state's new case numbers are so low

30 Apr 2020 9:12 AM

Now, Tamil Nadu will pay for private lab testing for Covid19 too

At present, Tamil Nadu has 24,000 'PCR kits' and another 10,000 'PCR kits' will come within a week, the officials said

13 Apr 2020 9:52 AM

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Testing key to lockdown’s success, as fear of starvation looms

What will happen when the state apparatus needs to act beyond its capacity to cater to lakhs and crores of infected?

29 Mar 2020 7:23 AM

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