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Sanofi and Luminostics to develop smartphone-based self-test for Covid-19 diagnosis

Friday 17 April 2020 | 08:21 CET | News
France-based pharmaceuticals group Sanofi and US start-up Luminostics have agreed to collaborate in the field of consumer diagnostics to develop a self-testing solution that can detect the Covid-19 virus. The diagnostic platform will rely on a reusable adapter compatible with most types of smartphones and a dedicated mobile app to capture test data. Consumers will use medical consumables to collect their respiratory samples, eliminating the need for healthcare professionals and laboratory tests.

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