• Accuracy of COVID-19 Antibody Tests Varies Widely

    24 days ago - By Web MD

    There was a wide range of accuracy among the tests. Specificity - the ability to correctly identify those without the disease - ranged from 82% to 100%
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  • 3D-printed nasal swabs work as well as commercial swabs for COVID-19 diagnostic testing, study finds

    3D-printed nasal swabs work as well as commercial swabs for COVID-19 diagnostic testing, study finds

    25 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    A clinical trial provides evidence that 3D-printed alternative nasal swabs work as well for COVID-19 diagnostic testing as commercial synthetic flocked nasal swabs. Given the ongoing need for widespread COVID-19 testing, the researchers conclude that 3D printing technology offers a viable, cost-efficient option to address swab supply shortages.
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  • Only one in FIVE Britons with tell-tale symptoms of Covid-19 are self-isolating, study reveals

    Only one in FIVE Britons with tell-tale symptoms of Covid-19 are self-isolating, study reveals

    25 days ago - By Daily Mail

    King's College London scientists quizzed 30,000 people living in the UK. Results showed only 18.2 per cent self-isolated even though intention to was high, at 70 per cent.
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  • UK's Integumen Unveils Prototype COVID-19 Breath Test

    25 days ago - By Medscape

    Integumen, a British company that developed a system to detect the COVID-19 virus in waste water, said the same technology could be deployed in a personalized breath test.
    Reuters Health Information
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