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Nuclear Scientists Are Working on Faster, Cheaper Covid-19 Test

  • IAEA lab in Austria have requisitioned first test kits
  • Covid-19 diagnosis could drop to 10 to 15 euros a person
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Nuclear scientists in Austria are closing in on coronavirus testing kits that could dramatically lower the cost and time it takes to diagnose people for the disease.