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SA Pathology in Adelaide, S.A. has approved the flocked nasopharyngeal swabs produced by 3D Printing Studios  

The global pandemic of COVID-19 disease has been caused by the coronavirus known as SARS-CoV-2. The recommended diagnostic investigation for acute SARS-CoV-2 infection is a nucleic acid amplification test (NAT) on a combined throat and nasopharyngeal swab. There has been a global shortage of swabs suitable for the collection of samples to test for SARS-CoV-2.[...]
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Locally 3D mass-manufactured COVID swabs end Australian reliance on overseas supply

Australian Company 3D Printing Studios has been working with State, Government, and Health Departments to produce Medical Nasal & Throat Swabs used in Covid-19 Test Kits.   South Australian Pathology has tested the latest 3D printed swabs and has given the green light on its use. This will make 3D Printing Studios the only Australian Supplier[...]
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