F.D.A. Approves First Antigen Test for Detecting the Coronavirus

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first antigen test that can rapidly detect whether a person has been infected by the coronavirus, a significant advancement that promises to greatly expand the nation’s testing capacity. The test, by […]

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San Diego’s Mesa Biotech gets approval for 30-minute coronavirus test

(National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases-Rocky Mountain Laboratories) Transmission electron micrograph of new coronavirus particles, isolated from a patient. The startup says its compact, point-of-care test can deliver rapid results, compared with hours or days at centralized labs Mesa Biotech, a privately held San Diego startup that designs […]

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