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Free COVID-19 tests at U.Porto return in September

As part of the prevention and control measures for SARS-CoV-2 infection, the University of Porto will resume its COVID-19 testing program  on  September 13, 2021.

All the University of Porto students, teachers, researchers and staff members can now schedule a free COVID-19 test, whenever they want, at

The U.Porto testing centre is located in the Abel Salazar Building (Address: Largo Abel Salazar, 2, 4050-366 Porto, close to “Hospital Santo António”), operating every weekday, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

The diagnosis will be carried out with rapid antigen tests (TRAg) for SARS-CoV-2, on nasopharyngeal samples obtained using swabs. You will receive the result by email about 30 minutes after the test.

All those that tested positive will be contacted by the Health Authorities for confirmation of diagnosis using a PCR test.

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