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Coronavirus: Dogs as effective at spotting COVID-19 as PCR tests, study shows

Step through major sport events or international airports and one may spot special dogs on leashes. These dogs are trained to sniff for...

Can you still get a PCR test for free if you have symptoms?

Covid has extended its vice grip on the UK again in recent weeks, with hundreds of thousands of new infections per day. The...

Cancer breakthrough as world’s first PCR test gives results in just 90 minutes

Scientists have developed qMIDS, the world’s first rapid oral cancer test which could help improve the early detection of oral cancer.  An international team...

'Powerful': World's first PCR test for mouth cancer developed – get result in 90 minutes

Early detection is key to surviving cancer and researchers have developed an innovative tool to aid this effort. Researchers at Queen Mary University...

Coronavirus: New test similar to PCR testing could be run on a person's phone

Current government policy is that you do not need to take a PCR test if you have a positive result on a lateral...