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'OmiSure': ICMR approves made-in-India kit to detect Omicron

Business Standard | 05/01/2022 11:04 PM | Click to read full article

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has approved a testing kit for detecting the Omicron variant of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. The kit is manufactured by Tata Medical and Diagnostics. 

The covid kit developed by Tata is called 'OmiSure' and will be an enhancement for the detection of the Omicron variant.