Posted September 30, 2020 1:45 pm
2:14 Canada signs deal to buy 7.9 million rapid COVID-19 testsWATCH: Canada signs deal to buy 7.9 million rapid COVID-19 tests
Health Canada has approved a rapid novel coronavirus test that can detect the respiratory illness in as little as five minutes.
The news comes one day after the federal government announced it had signed a deal securing up to 7.9 million Abbot ID Now COVID-19 rapid tests once they were approved by Canadian health officials.
More to come.
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