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ICMR designs kit to detect new Covid-19 variant Omicron in 2 hours

IndiaTimes Saturday, 11 December 2021
Amid rising cases of the new Covid-19 variant Omicron, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) in Dibrugarh, Assam has designed a testing kit that will be able to detect the virus in two hours time. The development has come at a time when the Omicron variant is making its presence felt in various states, with at least 33 cases being detected in the country so far.
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News video: ICMR prepare test kit that can detect Omicron variant of Covid virus in 2 hours |Oneindia News

ICMR prepare test kit that can detect Omicron variant of Covid virus in 2 hours |Oneindia News 01:41

As the cases of the Omicron Variant of the SARS-COV2 virus have reached 36 in India, a team of ICMR’s or the Indian Council of Medical Research, Regional Medical Research Centre in Assam has developed a testing kit that can detect the variant of the Covid variant within two hours. #Omicron...

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