LAMP on Disc COVID-19 Test

HiDeLix AB

Loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) based COVID-19 test.

Courtesy of WHO Compendium 2021

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Product description Brand name and product description

The loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) based COVID-19 test uses viral RNA from heat-inactivated nasopharyngeal swab samples in an integrated modular centrifugal microfluidic platform. This method can deliver 20 test results via smartphone within 30 minutes. One device can perform up to 600 tests per day. This product is currently a prototype.

This product was selected for inclusion in WHO’s 2021 Compendium of Innovative Health Technologies for Low‐Resource Settings.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Africa, Americas, and Eastern Mediterranean regions

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

None, as of 2020

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

500 USD for technology, 10 USD for consumables

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.
SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 3: Good health and well-being

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Locations with a need for lower cost COVID-19 testing.

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