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NEW YORK – Home health testing company LetsGetChecked announced Friday its Coronavirus Sure-track Test for at-home use received Emergency Use Authorization from the US Food and Drug Administration.

The test is intended for nasal swab specimens self-collected by people at home who have been determined by a healthcare provider to be at risk of being infected with SARS-CoV-2 and prescribed the kit. PrivaPath Labs, a CLIA-certified lab which does business as LetsGetChecked, will perform the RT-PCR testing with results provided within 24 hours. 

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