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Matt Hancock announces new Covid-19 testing programme

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Matt Hancock announces new Covid-19 testing programme

Matt Hancock announces new Covid-19 testing programme

Matt Hancock has announced two tests which can detect coronavirus and flu are to be rolled out.

The tests promise results in 90 minutes and can even be conducted by people without medical training.

Report by Etemadil.

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