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HIV home test kit goes on sale in UK
London: The first HIV self-test kit that allows people to get a result in 15 minutes at home, is now on sale in Britain, media reported on Monday.The do-it-yourself test is made by company 'Bio Sure UK' and can be bought online, BBC reported. It works just like a pregnancy test, measuring levels of antibodies in a person's blood.The device analyses a small droplet of blood, taken from...
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HIV home test kit goes on sale in UK
London: The first HIV self-test kit that allows people to get a result in 15 minutes at home, is now on sale...
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