Mylab Discovery Solutions Pvt Ltd developed first COVID-19 test kit

Mylab has become the first Indian company to have achieved 100% sensitivity and specificity in the ICMR evaluation.
Vamsi Athreya

Updated: Mar 25,2020 06:25:04 pm

Mylab Discovery Solutions Pvt Ltd developed first COVID-19 test kit

25 March 2020 Current Affairs:Mylab Discovery Solutions Pvt Ltd, a Pune-based molecular diagnostics company, has developed the first made-in-India test kit for COVID-19. The kit was developed in a record period of six weeks. 

Mylab PathoDetect COVID-19 Qualitative PCR kit:
Mylab PathoDetect COVID-19 Qualitative PCR kit received commercial approval from the Indian Food and Drug Administration (FDA)/Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO). 
♦ The cost of a single kit is Rs.80,000. It can test 100 patients.
♦ Mylab has become the first Indian company to have achieved 100% sensitivity and specificity in the ICMR evaluation.
♦ The COVID- 19 kit has been made as per the World Health Organization (WHO) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines.
♦ The company has assured that it can produce 1 to 1.5 lakh test kits in a week.
Free Current Affairs to Your Email

Latest Current Affairs 2020

Daily Current Affairs 2020



Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily Current Affairs
Current Affairs PDF

Current Affairs 2020 April

April 03
News Quiz
April 02
News Quiz
April 01
News Quiz

Current Affairs 2020 March

March 31
News Quiz
March 30
News Quiz
March 29
News Quiz
March 28
News Quiz

Current Affairs 2020 February

February 29
News Quiz
February 28
News Quiz
February 27
News Quiz
February 26
News Quiz