GeneStore France introduced an rRT PCR kit known as ‘GeneStore Detection Expert’ for the detection of SARS CoV2. With two manufacturing facilities based in France and India, GeneStore can deliver over 2 million tests kits per month from its Facility in India.
The GeneStore Détection Expert is a One-Step Real-Time Reverse Transcription PCR Kit for Qualitative Detection of SARS CoV 2, for professional use only. The rRT PCR Kit is an affordable test kit globally priced at INR 199 and can detect SARS CoV2 within an hour delivering a 100% accurate result with exceptional sensitivity and specificity. The kit enjoys is approved by ICMR for the Indian market and a CNR approval for the French market as well as the Indian manufacturing facilities have a DCGI and ISO 13485:2016 certification.
Anubhav Anusha, Global CEO and R&D Head, GeneStore said: “The cost of the GeneStore Detection Expert at INR 199 is in line with India’s national mission of enabling affordable and low-cost testing for COVID-19. The solution has been developed to support public and private laboratories to ramp up testing in combination with automation. We have passed on the entire cost-benefit enabled by our Company’s reverse integration into its supply chain to our customers. It is due to our consistent quality across the delivery of lakhs of test kits that all of India’s largest diagnostic laboratories in the private sector have shifted to using GeneStore’s RT PCR test kits.”
Dr. Yoginder Pal Singh, Head of Department of Molecular Biology, India’s diagnostic laboratory in the private sector said: “Mass testing is key to fight the CoronaVirus in India, and GeneStore has successfully delivered a highly cost-effective solution, consistent in quality, and at power insensitivity to the leading ICMR approved RT PCR test kits for COVID 19 in India.”