IIT Delhi has licensed 10 companies in the country to manufacture coronashure kits
Testing of a corona with RNA isolation and lab charge will cost Rs 650
IIT Delhi has developed the world’s cheapest Corona kit. The kit is named ‘Corrosure’. IIT Delhi has teamed up with Delhi-based firm Nutech Medical Devices to create the kit. Coroshore was launched by HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal and Minister of State Sanjay Ghotre on Wednesday.
IIT Delhi has priced the kit at Rs 399 but has yet to say what it will cost in the market. The kit has been approved by Drug Controller Puff India and ICMR. RNA isolation and lab charges will be added to the cost of this kit. The testing of a Corona with all charges will cost Rs 650.
This Corona kit based on RT-PCR will be available in ICMR approved lab. The cost of testing with this kit will be less than another testing. IIT Delhi has licensed 10 companies in the country to manufacture coronasure kits.