The production of express tests for coronavirus to be launched in Crimea


In Simferopol, in the next six to eight weeks, it is planned to build a factory for the production of express tests for coronavirus. This was announced by Dmitry Vorona, General Director of the Crimea Development Corporation, RIA Novosti reports.

“This plant will provide the primary need of the Republic for express tests. By the new year, we will have already started using express tests of Crimean production. During the year, the capacity  will be expanded, and “complete assembly” will be insured with the use of know-how. A fully functional factory will be constructed,” Vorona told reporters.

According to him, in the future, the Crimean capital plans to produce rapid tests that detect about 70 types of infectious diseases.

The signing of the agreement of intent on the production of Krymtest express tests in Simferopol took place last Thursday, October 21.