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30 Nov, 2020

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CHECK: WORLD’S FIRST CRISPR BASED COVID TEST

GS-III : S&T Bio technology

CHECK: WORLD’S FIRST CRISPR-BASED COVID TEST

Tata Medical and Diagnostics Ltd have unveiled “TataMD CHECK”- the world’s first CRISPR CaS-9-based Covid-19 diagnostic tool and is powered by FELUDA.

Advantages of TataMD CHECK

  • TataMD CHECK will be a simple paper-strip test that will give image-based visual results.
  • This testing will be able to provide high-quality and quick results and will not require highly trained staff.
  • The simplicity of testing will make it available in remote areas also.

Source: TH

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