A quick test developed by India for COVID19 diagnosisThe whole world is fighting with COVID 19. A lot of research is going for finding out a suitable vaccine. Similarly, many scientists are working on finding the fastest test method for diagnosing the virus and also the medicine for cure.
In these trials, India made a breakthrough and moved forward by developing a test method for diagnosing the disease. The new method is very accurate and the result will come in just 20 minutes and the cheapest among the tests available. It is a paper-based test strip to detect Covid-19. This test has been approved for commercial launch by the Drugs Controller General of India. This test is developed by a research team of scientists from the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and Tata Group. The test has been named 'Feluda'. With this test, it will become very easy to diagnosis the virus even in very small laboratories also.