US says rapid test kit can be false negative for Omicron

US says rapid test kit can be false negative for Omicron

US officials cited preliminary data that the rapid home test kit is less sensitive and may give false negative results for Omicron. “Preliminary data suggest that the antigen test detects humans infected with Omicron, but with less sensitivity than other …

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Singapore confirms rapid test can detect Omicron

Singapore confirms rapid test can detect Omicron

One of the licensed rapid test kits in Singapore. Singapore confirms that COVID-19 rapid test can still detect Omicron infections – Photo: SD BIOSENSOR With this conclusion, Singapore will continue to apply rapid testing to allow the organization of large …

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China says it can do a breath test for COVID-19

China says it can do a breath test for COVID-19

Medical staff take a sample for COVID-19 test for an elderly person in Nanjing city, Jiangsu province (China) on July 21, 2021 – Photo: XINHUA According to the information posted on Global Times On October 20, the above method can …

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