Ebola crisis: health authorities say faster and cheaper test to be rolled out in March 2015
A faster and cheaper test to diagnose Ebola is expected to be available by March, health authorities say.

The Geneva-based Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND) is overseeing the development of the new test, which experts have said will be key to overcoming the outbreak…

“There is, for example, an Australian company called Atomo who have developed a very safe way of drawing finger-prick blood, and I expect that that will be part of the breakthroughs that we’re going to see within the next month.

“That will be key to overcoming this crisis.”