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Telenor 4G network supports drone to carry blood tests between Norwegian hospitals

Wednesday 23 June 2021 | 11:49 CET | News
Telenor Norway said its 4G network has supported the work of three Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) students who have developed a drone to transport blood tests. It said Health Norway moves millions of blood tests annually and mostly via road freight, but drones can do so faster, cheaper and with less damage to the environment. Initially, their new drone will carry blood tests between hospitals in Roros and Trondheim.

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