CP Lab Safety Introduces New At-Home COVID-19 PCR Testing KitsNovember 20, 2020NOVATO, Calif. (Nov. 19, 2020) - CP Lab Safety, a Woman Owned Small Business in Marin County, California, announced their new at-home saliva collection kit for COVID-19 Testing. This process uses (RT)-PCR technology (Real Time Polymerase Chain Reaction) to diagnose active infections of the virus. The sample is gathered at home and shipped to a certified laboratory. Once it is received at the lab, 99% of test results are available within 24 hours. These saliva collection test kits are designed for quick and easy at-home diagnosis of COVID-19 coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2).
“We are so excited about our at-home PCR test for Coronavirus. Now anyone can simply purchase our ‘at home’ kit and learn whether they are infected with coronavirus within a few days. Consumers purchase the kit online. Once received, they collect about 2 mL of their saliva, seal the package and drop it off at FedEx for expedited shipment to our CLIA certified laboratory. Once the lab has the sample, the customer will get the results of their COVID test within 24 hours,” said Kelly Farhangi Najafi, CEO of CP Lab Safety.
The saliva submitted is subject to a real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test to qualitatively detect nucleic acid from SARS-CoV-2, as recommended by the CDC.
These tests are available online at CP Lab Safety’s website.
About CP Lab Safety:
CP Lab Safety is a Woman-Owned, Bay Area Green Business, and is the recipient of 2016 Congressional Certificate of Recognition for Environmental Sustainability presented by California Congressman, Jared Huffman. CP Lab Safety is a manufacturer of environmentally conscious laboratory safety products and distributor of leading lab supply brands. Their goal is to make businesses and laboratories safe so workers can stay healthy and work more productively. CP Lab Safety is working to keep communities around the world healthy and safe by providing Personal Protection Equipment such as face masks, gloves, coveralls and laboratory sterilization equipment during the pandemic. To help the economy and businesses reopen safely, CP Lab Safety offers PCR, Antigen, and Antibody testing for SARS-CoV-2.
CP Lab Safety's patented Safety ECO Funnel®, invented by Dr. Ron Najafi in 1996, has evolved over the past 24 years to become an important asset in the way open waste containers are handled and is used by the leading pharmaceutical, biotech, industrial, academic and government institutions worldwide. ECO Funnel prevents 99.9% of toxic emissions from polluting the workplace and being inhaled by employees, reducing chance of fire, while helping organizations stay compliant with OSHA and EPA regulations. When fitted with HPLC lines, ECO Funnel becomes a closed system for handling liquid waste from HPLC/UPLC instruments.
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