Inexpensive, rapid-turnaround COVID-19 tests could eliminate the virus within weeks  News-Medical.NetView Full coverage on Google News
Testing half the population weekly with inexpensive, rapid-turnaround COVID-19 tests would drive the virus toward elimination within weeks-- even if those tests are significantly less sensitive than gold-standard clinical tests, according to a new study published today by University of Colorado Boulder and Harvard University researchers.Testing half the population weekly with inexpensive, rapid-turnaround COVID-19 tests would drive the virus toward elimination within weeks-- even if those tests are significantly less sensitive than gold-standard clinical tests, according to a new study published today by University of Colorado Boulder and Harvard University researchers.

Inexpensive, rapid-turnaround COVID-19 tests could eliminate the virus within weeks

Testing half the population weekly with inexpensive, rapid-turnaround COVID-19 tests would drive the virus toward elimination within weeks— even if those tests are significantly less sensitive than ...

Frequent, rapid testing could cripple COVID within weeks, study shows

Testing most of a city's population every three days would reduce infections by 88%, a study from Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health and the University of Colorado Boulder claims.Testing most of a city's population every three days would reduce infections by 88%, a study from Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health and the University of Colorado Boulder claims.

Study: Frequent, mass rapid testing could make dent in COVID-19 in 6 weeks - Business Insider

The study by CU Boulder and Harvard researchers found that testing frequency and turnaround time are more important than sensitivity in stopping the virus.The study found testing half the population with rapid-turnaround tests would drive the virus toward elimination within weeks.

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