Turkish technology company NANOBIZ on Thursday announced it started working on producing country’s indigenous test kits for the diagnosis of the coronavirus, also known as COVID-19.

“With high precision molecular test kits, COVID-19 diagnosis can be made rapidly on the field,” said a statement by the company.

The company has been collaborating with Turkey’s Defense Industries Presidency (SSB) with Technology and Health ministries, conducting R&D studies together.

Devices that will enable the use of the kits to be used in first-level health facilities, mobile test stations, airports, border crossings and military platforms and units are also being developed.


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