The PCR test used by Same Day Laboratories is a real-time test based on the reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) for the qualitative detection of nucleic acid from SARS-CoV-2 in samples of the upper respiratory tract (oropharyngeal swabs) collected from individuals suspected by their healthcare provider to have COVID-19, belonging to a risk cohort, or having been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 patient.The results are used to identify SARS-CoV-2 RNA, which is usually detectable in oropharyngeal samples during the acute phase of the infection.
- High Quality
- 99% Accuracy Rate
- Fast Results
- The kits follow CDC’s and WHO’s latest detection guidelines.
Approved and Validated in Uganda