“It can take no more than 48 hours from the moment a patient passes the tests to the issuance of the results.

We understand that this requirement is not observed in all regions, ”RIA Novosti quoted Popova as saying.

She urged citizens who did not receive the result in time to contact the Rospotrebnadzor hotline in such cases, "so that it would be possible to deal with each such episode in a substantive and prompt manner."

Earlier, Roszdravnadzor registered a rapid testing system for detecting coronavirus infection, developed at the Institute of Chemical Biology and Fundamental Medicine of the SB RAS in Novosibirsk.