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Matt Hancock announces new 20 min COVID-19 test could give diagnosis ‘on the spot’.

A new "on the spot" coronavirus test which can diagnose the bug in just 20 minutes has been developed in the UK, Matt Hancock has announced.

The swab test, which can determine if someone currently has the virus, will be trialed from today and could be rolled out as soon as possible, the Health Secretary said.


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