A Dutch firm has created a new coronavirus test that can give results in just 15 minutes in the same fashion as a pregnancy stick.
Sensitest’s blood test detects antibodies that signal the body is fighting the deadly infection. It is not able to spot the virus in its early stages, but it can reveal if someone has already beaten the virus without showing symptoms.
Sensitize Corona Rapid test can show on the spot whether a patient has produced antibodies against the COVID-19 virus using a small sample of blood.
Within 15 min, it shows whether a person has produced antibodies IgM and IgG, which is a signal they are battling the coronavirus, even if they do not have symptoms.