Contract manufacturer Evolve Manufacturing Technologies has entered into a partnership with biotech company Nanōmix to produce rapid antibody and antigen test kits for Covid-19.
The hand-held testing device reads and provides the diagnostics in just ten minutes at the same place where people give their samples.
The system needs no advanced training and operates with Bluetooth technology to provide digital results rapidly and securely.
This type of testing will be useful for settings such as schools, hospitals and assisted living facilities.
Evolve will produce the rapid point-of-care tests at its facility in Fremont, California.
Nanōmix CEO and medical industry veteran David Ludvigson said: “We struggled for nearly 12 months with our prior vendor trying to get the product on line, produced in…