Article: Waste-water surveillance can track Covid at an early stage: Dr. Angela Chaudhuri, COVIDActionCollab.

Open Health, Open Provisioning, Procedures (Medical), Water

Waste-water surveillance can track Covid at an early stage: Dr. Angela Chaudhuri, COVIDActionCollab.

Precision Health is a platform that is open to initiatives and organizations who want to study environments like wastewater for Covid-19, antimicrobial resistance, and other viruses. The Precision Health Platform in Bengaluru will test sewage from both sewered and non-sewered wastewater to identify clusters of new infections.

Tell us about the latest advancements in the tracking of COVID-19 through Sewage Water?
If we look at the concept of Sewage testing specifically for diseases, the concept originated in the 1920’s in Ireland to test for Typhoid.

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