Ultra-rapid detection of SARS-CoV-2 in public workspace environments

IMAGE: Displaceable probe LAMP to detect SARS-CoV-2.
(A) Classical RT-LAMP utilizes six primers hybridizing to eight regions within the viral genome. These primers form a dumbbell structure through self-hybridization of FIP and...

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Yaren et al, PLOS ONE, 2021 (CC-BY 4.0, https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Ultra-fast, cheap LAMP-based COVID tests could be performed by non-experts at work and in public spaces, giving results in under an hour

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