COVID-19 Specific Immunoassay Developed

In response to the Coronavirus epidemic, Healgen Scientific has developed a COVID-19 specific immunoassay. This test, specific to the virus antibody, can yield a result within 2-10 minutes.

The 2019 new coronavirus pneumonia (NCP) or COVID-19, was discovered for the 2019 Wuhan Viral Pneunomia case in China and was named by the World Health Organization on January 12, 2020. For confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases, reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and deaths. Symptoms can include: fever, cough, and shortness of breath. The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person.