Business Today | 11/10/2020 08:54 PM | Click to read full article
The FELUDA test developed by Tata CRISPR is likely to be rolled out in the next few weeks. FELUDA is a paper strip test. The test, touted to provide results in 45 minutes is priced at Rs 500.
FELUDA is an alternative to the quantitative RT-PCR tests and is highly specific. Unlike RT-PCR which requires expensive machines, FELUDA is simple and can be used in laboratories as well as outside with quicker turnaround time.