They have been largely used in Europe and named in the World Health Organisation (WHO)’s Emergency Use Listing procedure.
Sao Thai Duong Joint Stock Company (SUNSTAR JSC) have teamed up with the two groups of scientists from the National Institute for Control of Vaccine and Biologicals, and Hanoi University of Science and Technology, in producing production of the test kits.
RT-LAMP THAI DUONG has captured great attention from European and American nations thanks to its applicability, said Nguyen Thi Huong Lien, Deputy General Director of the SUNSTAR JSC.
Earlier, the WHO’s medical product evaluation agency sent a letter informing the certification of the SARS-CoV-2 test kit LightPower iVA SARS-CoV-2 1st RT-rPCR , which was jointly produced by the Vietnam Military Medical University and Viet A Company.
The British Ministry of Health and Social Care also issued a certificate of European standard (CE) and a certificate of free sale (CFS) for the made-in-Vietnam test kit.
On this occasion, the SUNSTAR JSC presented 1000 COVID-19 diagnostic kits to the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations, showing the sentiment of Vietnamese people towards friends around the world in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.