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Roche Diagnostics receives approval for COVID-19 test
Roche Diagnostics receives approval for COVID-19 test
TechnologyMay 6, 2021
Roche Diagnostics Korea announced Thursday that the company has received approval for the cobas test, an assay used to specifically detect severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus in laboratories settings. According to Roche, the cobas test is capable of the qualitative detection and differentiation between SARS-CoV-2, Influenza A and Influenza B present in nasal swab samples collected from individuals suspected of a respiratory infection. Roche’s cobas SARS-CoV-2 test is a laborat