Covid-19 PCR Test
The Covid-19 PCR test, also known as an antigen test, is used to detect virus RNA in patients. This shows if there is active infection with Coronavirus.
The Covid-19 PCR test is nose and throat swab used to detect SARS-CoV-2. This is a highly accurate test for detecting if there is active infection with Coronavirus. The laboratory reports a minimum sensitivity of 98% and specificity of 100% with this test. This is available for self-sample collection, that you can order a home Covid-19 PCR test kit from our online store. We will send the swab kit to your address and you perform the test. The test is then sent using special tracked paid postage to the laboratory for analysis. The results usually take 48-72 hours from receipt by the laboratory.