Berkeley Tries Out New User-Friendly COVID-19 TestA Silicon Valley startup developed a new system for coronavirus testing that is more accurate and “user friendly,” and opened a first-of-its-kind walk-up kiosk in Berkeley.
Private Health Provider Offers Quick Coronavirus Testing at Bay Area Parking LotsWidespread virus testing is one of the keys to reopening the country but there is still no organized effort to do that so entrepreneurs are stepping in to meet that need.
Coronavirus Pandemic: UCSF Testing High-Tech Gene Technology To Detect COVID-19 InfectionsUniversity Of California-San Francisco researchers have begun using CRISPR gene-targeting technology to test for the presence of the coronavirus.
Newsom, Health Experts Say COVID-19 Testing Must Ramp Up Before Reopening StateWhen it comes to beating the coronavirus pandemic and reopening the state, a lot more testing for the virus has to be conducted, medical experts and California governor Gavin Newsom say.
Sunnyvale Lab Gives Details On How New Rapid Coronavirus Test WorksOfficials with Sunnyvale-based company Cepheid on Sunday provided some explanation as to how its recently FDA-approved coronavirus test operates.
Verily Sets Up Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites In Santa Clara, San Mateo CountiesMobile drive-thru coronavirus testing is ramping up in the Bay Area, albeit slowly and selectively. Two sites, one at the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds and the other at the San Mateo County Event Center, are invitation-only, operated by Verily Life Sciences.