This was stated in dm drogerie markt, Ukrinform’s own correspondent reports.
“In this way, we respond to the desire of many customers to provide low-threshold access to coronavirus tests,” said dm managing director Harald Bauer.
Anyone can buy a “home” PCR test for coronavirus, its price is 119 euros. However, the sale is carried out only in the online store dm – to avoid contact with people who suspect COVID-19.
The test kit manufactured by the biotechnology company Novogenia GmbH from Salzburg has instructions for use and a suitable container where the saliva sample should be placed. In a secure package, it is sent to the laboratory, which reports the result online within 1-3 days.
Earlier it was reported that the Viennese startup Horizon has also developed a test for coronavirus, which can be performed at home. It is planned to be distributed in Bipa stores and pharmacies. Its cost has not yet been reported.