The University of the Philippines (UP) has confirmed that the National Institute of Health of field validation has completed the COVID-19 test kits developed by their scientists.

This means that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will provide the go signal product for use commercially.

“The Food and Drug Administration Philippines (FDA), which initially approved the test kit weeks ago, is expected to issue the Certificate of Product Registration (CPR) for GenAmplify ™ Corona Virus 2019 (COVID-19) rRT PCR Detection Kit today, April 3, and will give the go signal for the rollout tomorrow, April 4, ”according to the UP Office of the Student Regent.