Saliva testing accurate enough to replace nasal swabs, MoH says

Updated: May 16

Earlier today Stuff's Dileepa Fonseka reported The Ministry of Health has agreed saliva testing is accurate enough to replace nasal swabs, and could be better for preventing COVID-19 outbreaks.

Rako Science’s saliva test remains the only diagnostically validated test in New Zealand.


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