29 Sep 2020

Covid-19: WHO approves funding for rapid test

From Morning Report, 7:43 am on 29 September 2020

The WHO has approved emergency funding for a Covid-19 test which can produce on the spot results in 15 to 30 minutes.

Two companies are producing the rapid antigen tests which will soon be distributed to low and middle income countries.

Sarah Boseley is the Guardian Health Editor.