SARS-CoV2 RNA detection in a espresso cup

Published on
March 26, 2021

A simple and cheap home-test for SARS-CoV2 based on a Nespresso cup

During the corona crisis, reseachers from BNT and TNO have collaborated to develop a decentralised cheap and simple test to detect the presence of SARS-CoV2 RNA. The related publication has been posted on ChemRxiv.

A news item on the WUR-website can be found here.

The Dutch news paper Algemeen Dagblad also wrote a piece about this research, which can be found here.

An interview on Dutch radio (BNR Nieuwsradio) with Aldrik is available here.

Also a news item on Dutch television (Editie NL on RTL4) was dedicated to this research. A article from them can be found here.

A nice article in the NRC appeared.

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