Sewage Sleuths Helped an Arizona Town Beat Back Covid-19. For Wastewater Epidemiology, That’s Just the Start

June 16, 2021

(STAT News) – In the last year, the nation’s enthusiasm has finally caught up to his own. As the pandemic spread, hundreds of U.S. cities, states, prisons, universities, and private businesses leaped, sometimes clumsily, into wastewater surveillance. Federal investments in validating the science and building out a standardized national system followed. With vaccines driving SARS-CoV-2 underground, the question now is, what will governments, schools, and businesses do with all that surveillance infrastructure? (Read Full Article)