Covid 19 testing kits from Everything Genetic have been authorised by the UK Health Security Agency’s Medical Devices (Coronavirus Test Device Approvals) Regulations 2021. This means that they can sell the product to the British public before free testing ceases in April.
The swab kits’ clinical evaluation demonstrated over 96% sensitivity and 100% precision.
“Approved Lateral flow Test Costs Less Than a Coffee.“
Since Covid 19 hit, Everything Genetic has distributed more than one million kits for individuals travelling overseas.
Chief Executive Officer of Everything Genetic, James Price, has expressed that they are "delighted our test kits have been granted approval and have met the required Medical Devices Regulations from the DHSC. The importance and demand for using them to accurately gain a rapid insight into our health will continue for some time.”
“Bringing down the cost-price for these tests to less than a price of a takeaway coffee will help us provide customers with access to reliable, accurate and affordable tests. It is our first test to be added to the CTDA register and we are already seeing significant demand from our clinical partners and resellers for the product. We anticipate a similar trend will follow from the public.”
Nasal-swab kits will be supplied individually at £1.99, as packs of ten for £18.00, and packs of twenty for and £35.00.See all the latest jobs in Medical Devices