Atyu Bioscience has announced that a rapid test for COVID-19 has been approved by the FDA and that they can begin distribution of the first 100,000 tests across the United States.

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Michael Mason/TSM

The rapid tests are for professional use only and results can be had within 2 to 10 minutes.

The test detects the presence of COVID-19 in human blood, serum, or plasma and has been validated in a clinical trial.

Atyu Bioscience is a commercial-stage pharmaceutical research company based out of Englewood, Colorado and are confident the new test kits will be ready for use in a matter of days.

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