Director of the company “Motek — Mirai Genomics” (EMG) Lenar Valeev told details about the new rapid test for the coronavirus.

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“The main task was to create a portable laboratory, the production of which can be easily scaled. As a pandemic in a matter of days to start production in very large volume,” he said in an interview with

According to him, thanks to the Russian direct investment Fund (RDIF) and the private financing of established production components of the test system.

As noted Valeev, test systems are designed for professional use, for example for hospitals.

Previously, the newspaper “Izvestia” reported that Russia has started testing for the coronavirus at home.