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Abbott launches new COVID-19 test kit that produces results in 5 minutes

Abbott Laboratories has launched a new testing kit for COVID-19 that releases results in as fast as 5 minutes.  Starting April 1, the pharmaceutical company plans to produce 50,0000  tests per day according to Vice President of R&D, John Frels. The process starts by detecting for fragments of the coronavirus chromosome, which when in high volume can be easily identified. To prove that no virus has actually occurred, a series of thorough investigations must be done before eliminating the possibility of infection.   […]