By Tony Winterburn • 27 May 2020 • 10:27
Government’s flagship testing centres in the UK, named ‘Lighthouse’ labs are at present assing the new technology which has an approximate cost of just £2.50 per test.
The Government is currently aiming to carry out 200,000 tests a day by the end of this month. if the new test passes evaluation the rate of testing would be increased five-fold.
Health Secretary Matt Hancock has also revealed all elderly care home residents and staff will finally be tested for coronavirus by the start of June.
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