TITLE

FDA APPROVES RAPID ORAL HIV TEST

AUTHOR(S)
Kaye, Donald
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;5/15/2004, Vol. 38 Issue 10, piv
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports about an announcement made by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration officials about the approval of the first rapid oral test for HIV which can give a result in as fast as 20 minutes. The test, called OraQuick Rapid HIV-1/2 Antibody test, will be available initially in approximately 40,000 certified clinics and hospitals nationwide.
ACCESSION #
13077080

 

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