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Senegal Help The UK build 10-min Covid-19 Test Kit

This is less of a story about Africans applying AI to solving problems, but still an incredible example of innovation coming from frontier innovators especially in Africa, providing affordable, accessible and effective solutions to global challenges.

Researchers in Senegal are leveraging a grant from the UK to develop an incredibly fast test kit for the Coronavirus. This kit will not need lab analysis and won't need electricity to run. Development is still on the way but the progress is promising. Stay healthy everyone!

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