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SoftBank opens Japan coronavirus testing capacity

Tech group offers $19 saliva PCR test for companies and local governments

SoftBank's PCR testing facility in Chiba prefecture. (Photo by Shihoko Nakaoka)

TOKYO -- SoftBank Group on Thursday said it began operating a coronavirus testing facility in the outskirts of Tokyo targeting local governments and companies, the largest testing operation by the private sector in Japan.

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