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Saliva test

Saliva collection is an alternative, non-invasive, easy, and gentle method of sampling for viral infection compared to traditional swabbing. PCR testing of saliva has a sensitivity of around 85% for SARS-CoV-2, while there are currently no reliable antigen tests available.

Step-by-step guide

A step-by-step guide of how to obtain a saliva sample for coronavirus or COVID-19 diagnostics using af test tube, a piece of gum and a pipette.

Instructional video

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