Developing a PCR Test That Can Yield Results in an Hour
- December 14, 2020
iHealthtech Director Prof Lim Chwee Teck is one of the six scientists featured on the media coverage of The Straits Times today for his Covid-19 related work in Singapore. He and his research team have developed a faster and portable PCR system called Epidax that can be used for rapid screening and mass testing in places such as clinics, schools and offices. The team has filed a patent for Epidax and licensed the technology to a local medical technology company.
Developing a PCR test that can yield results in an hour
6 scientists in Singapore who have pivoted to Covid-19 related work
Epidax, a Fast and Portable Point-of-Care COVID-19 Diagnostic System