On the home, rapid virus tests, lower (anterior) nose swab will be the main route to start (not saliva). Good status review here of some of the leading edge companies. Just need a rapid regulatory path to get this going by
Saliva's proved to be a fantastic way to collect samples for coronavirus testing. But it comes with its own issues, and it might not be compatible some of with the fastest, cheapest testing technologies out there. My latest for
You won’t be buying a rapid spit test anytime soon. But nose-swab versions might be on the way.
You won’t be buying a rapid spit test anytime soon. But nose-swab versions might be on the way.
You won’t be buying a rapid spit test anytime soon. But nose-swab versions might be on the way.
Companies Ditch Plans for Rapid Coronavirus Spit Tests at Home, reports
Faster testing methods are entering use and ought to be scaled up much more rapidly.
UNC begins offering a saliva-based #COVID19 test just as researchers begin to question their reliability.