In times of the coronavirus, know-how, flexibility and creativity are particularly in demand.
The SWK Innovations team has proven exactly this and developed, together with Centogene AG, a new throat swab swab to test for SARS-CoV-2 RNA and prepared it for it’s industrial production, in just 18 days. A quick turnaround on new customer demands is nothing new for SWK. As a hybrid company that offers everything from services such as the creation of first sketches to development and industrial production, SWK Innovations has a decisive competitive advantage: the entire know-how is readily available within the company – from picking up an idea to the necessary work and operating equipment. The throat swab swab is part of a fully validated test kit for the detection of SARS-CoV-2-RNA, which is offered worldwide by Centogene AG (
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The CentoSwab is available here