Standard Diagnostic Bioline (SDB) Rapid HIV Test Kit found Faulty
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The Bioline rapid HIV test kit manufactured by South Korea has been found to be faulty.
The WHO has recommended all countries to put on hold the use of Bioline test kits.
If your Doctor is still using the Bioline test kit, please alert him to this.
If you have been tested using the Bioline test kit, please see your doctor and speak to him/her about the need for a retest.
About Dr. Tan
Dr. Tan graduated from the National University of Singapore in 2001. His residency was in the two largest public hospitals in Singapore; Tan Tock Seng Hospital and Singapore General Hospital.