FDA authorises first COVID-19 test for self-testing at home


17 November 2020 - Today, the U.S. FDA issued an emergency use authorisation for the first COVID-19 diagnostic test for self-testing at home and that provides rapid results. 

The Lucira COVID-19 All-In-One Test Kit is a molecular (real-time loop mediated amplification reaction) single use test that is intended to detect the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 that causes COVID-19.

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