Trinity Biotech aims to have rapid Covid-19 antibody test on market by next March

Bray-based firm says its 10-12 minute test using just one pinprick of blood is currently in development

22nd November, 2020
Trinity Biotech aims to have rapid Covid-19 antibody test on market by next March
The test may potentially be used for the screening of people prior to vaccination, to avoid vaccinating individuals who already have a circulating antibody response

Trinity Biotech, the Bray-based maker of medical testing kits, expects its 10-minute Covid-19 antibody test to be on the market by the end of the first quarter of next year.

The company has been developing a number of antibody tests for the Covid-19 virus and has submitted a number of these for emergency authorisation use in the United States, which speeds up their approval for sale.

The 10-to-12 minute antibody test is currently in development...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Related Stories

24% decline in gross new lending to Irish SMEs in 2021, Central Bank says

SMEs Eva Short 9 hours ago

Polish start-up raised €12m to bring revenue financing to Ireland

Companies Eva Short 2 days ago

PUP should be cut faster to get workers back, Isme says

SMEs Donal MacNamee 3 days ago