McMaster researchers study saliva-based, asymptomatic testing as a route to limit the spread of COVID-19

Eric Brown, Professor, Biochemistry & Biomedical Sciences Eric Brown, Professor, Biochemistry & Biomedical Sciences

McMaster researchers study saliva-based, asymptomatic testing as a route to limit the spread of COVID-19

Researchers at McMaster University are studying the saliva-based testing procedures that would enable routine testing of asymptomatic individuals on a large scale.

Worldwide, COVID-19 testing has been plagued by shortages of testing kits and materials, as well as a lack of capacity in clinical testing facilities....

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