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2020

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2021

2022

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Test, Cue COVID-19, 2020

This is a Test. It is dated 2020. Its medium is plastic, electronics. It is a part of the department.

The Cue COVID-19 Test detects the RNA of the virus that causes COVID-19. The accuracy of this portable test is similar to that of a laboratory test. The user inserts Cue’s lower nasal swab into a cartridge, which connects to the Cue Health Monitoring System. Results are sent to a mobile smart device in about 20 minutes.

It is credited Courtesy of Cue Health, Inc..

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