MOH allows local company to supply test kits


KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Health (MOH) Malaysia has awarded ADT Biotech to supply its LyteStar 2019-nCoV RT-PCR Kit to all centers under MOH jurisdiction authorized to test for SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing COVID-19. Preceding the award, the LyteStar 2019-nCoV RT-PCR Kit had been validated by the Institute for Medical Research (IMR) with concordant results against IMR’s reference test.

In line with WHO guidelines, the LyteStar 2019-nCoV RT-PCR Kit adopts a dual