The first Iranian coronavirus diagnosis kit has been developed by domestic experts.
The achievement was made by scientists at the Ministry of Defense and Logistics of the Armed Forces.
The kit is the main apparatus used to diagnose the disease in individuals infected with the coronavirus.
The accomplishment comes on the heels of a coronavirus outbreak in Iran which originated in China where the epidemic initially emerged.
Iranian authorities have adopted numerous measures in a bid to contain the spread of the disease.
So far, 8 people have died of the disease in Iran, with 43 confirmed cases of infection.