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NEW YORK – As part of an effort to try to contain the spread of the coronavirus, SureScreen Diagnostics, a Derby, UK-based diagnostics manufacturer, will deliver 2 million lateral flow antigen tests to the UK government for use in mass testing this month.

The agreement reached by the two parties comes as SARS-CoV-2 has spread rapidly and widely throughout the country and a new, highly contagious variant of the virus has been isolated there. 

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