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COVID-19: Nigerian Scientist Develops Rapid Test Kit

Unic Press UK: A Nigerian scientist Dr Chika Onwuamah has developed a “fast and sensitive point-of-care test” for SARS-Cov-2 infection, the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) said.

The breakthrough test kit named SARS-Cov-2 Isothermal Molecular Assay (SIMA) can produce test results within 40 minutes, the minister of state for health, Olorunnimbe Mamora, said Tuesday during the bi-weekly briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19.

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English Premier league table (live)

# Team MP W D L F A G P
1 Everton 6 4 1 1 14 9 +5 13
2 Liverpool 6 4 1 1 15 14 +1 13
3 Wolverhampton Wanderers 7 4 1 2 8 8 +0 13
4 Chelsea 7 3 3 1 16 9 +7 12
5 Aston Villa 5 4 0 1 12 5 +7 12
6 Leicester City 6 4 0 2 13 8 +5 12
7 Tottenham Hotspur 6 3 2 1 16 8 +8 11