Pune, August 21, 2020: To make the COVID-19 test more simpler and accesible, GenePath Diagnostics, a Pune based diagnostics centre has set up COVID drive up collection in the city. The centre has a state-of-the-art laboratory and Research & Development facility.
Citizens can drive up or walk to the collection centre for their swab test located at Safire Park Galleria in Wakdewadi. The test report will be given in less than 24 hours from GenePath DX’s online report portal. The timings for the appointment are from 9 am to 6 pm (Monday-Friday) and from 9 am to 12 pm on Saturday.
Established by Dr. Nikhil Phadke in 2008, GenePath Diagnostics offers both an RT-PCR test and a rapid antigen test for the detection of SARS-CoV-2 RNA from respiratory samples using ICMR approved test kits. It also offers Covid-19 antibody tests. GenePath has already tested almost 15,000 patient samples in their lab in the last 4 months.