Nasal swab followed by antibody test may catch incorrect Covid-19 diagnoses

Use of dual testing could help as swabs miss around 30%-50% of infections, say UK researchers Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Testing people twice for the coronavirus, with a nasal swab followed by an antibody finger prick test, would catch most of those people who fail to get the right Covid-19 […]

Claims of 99% accuracy for UK Covid antibody test ‘cannot be trusted’

Leading scientist calls for findings of rapid finger pricktest research to be made public Too many corners being cut in race to find antibody test Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Claims that a rapid Covid-19 antibody test the government hopes to roll out this year is more than 99% accurate cannot […]