Where there is an emergency situation all over the world, there is a list of Pakistani Scientists on frontline fighting against the deadly Coronavirus. They are working continuously to serve humanity without differing nationality, color & gender. A Pakistani Scientist Jamil Sheikh based in USA has invented a 5-minutes Coronavirus Testing Kit. Capable of delivering Corona Test results only in 5 minutes.
According to a statement released by Abbott Laboratories, they are launching this Coronavirus testing kit soon. As they have got approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). So from April Ist, they will have the capability to perform 50,000 Corona tests a day generating results of each test within 5 minutes span. While the current testing kits being used by the world take almost 6 to 7 hours for a specific result.
Who is Jamil Sheikh.?
Jamil Shiekh is a Pakistani Origin based in San Diego USA. He basically belongs to Larkana, Sindh, Pakistan. Sheikh completed his Matriculation from Karachi School NJV. Inter from Delhi College and Graduation from NED Engineering University. Then he moved to the United States for further career growth. Jamil Sheikh is a Microbiologist now, and apart from that, he is also an active member of the World Sindhi Congress and Sindhi Association in North America.
Coronavirus Testing Kit & Abbott Laboratories
Due to unremarkable efforts of Jamil Sheikh, Abbott Laboratories holds the title of owning this worthy Coronavirus Testing Kit. This Lab is a world famous Pharmaceutical Company based in the United States of America. They have a good working track for inventing various medical tools, medicines & nutritional items. While this game changing Corona Testing Kit also belongs to them.
Moreover, Abbott Lab said in a statement “Testing remains a crucial step in controlling the novel COVID-19 pandemic. Continuing to supply healthcare providers with new technologies to help curb the spread of infection is a top priority for public health officials and healthcare providers“. Finally, it comes true now & they are one step ahead towards controlling COVID-19.
This newly invented Coronavirus Testing Kit will be capable of generating test results in 5 minutes. While the negative test results will take almost 12 to 13 minutes for confirmation. Moreover, the testing kit is a space-friendly product, (like a toaster machine) as well as offers portability. Health Officials can carry this kit anytime & anywhere. It also minimizes the chances of spreading Corona by the traveling of suspected ones.
So now we can expect a real boost in performing Corona Test with the help of Coronavirus Testing Kit. Because a timely diagnosis of any disease prevents from major destruction. Speedy work during the current circumstances is a need of Time. Where hundreds of thousands of people become victims of Coronavirus. Hats off to Abbott Laboratories and our true Hero Jamil Sheikh for contributing in such a way.
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