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Test confirms no trace of coronavirus in Canberra’s sewage

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Test confirms no trace of coronavirus in Canberra’s sewage Test confirms no trace of coronavirus in Canberra’s sewage Credit: CC0 Public Domain A comprehensive testing program has found no traces of SARS-CoV-2 in Canberra’s sewage system. The testing program, carried out by experts from ANU, examined Canberra’s sewage water for …

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Concern over COVID-19 track, test and trace

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Concern over COVID-19 track, test and trace Concern over COVID-19 track, test and trace Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Writing an analysis piece in the BMJ, Peter Roderick from Newcastle University and colleagues question why the government has eroded England’s established system of local infectious disease control and created a parallel …

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Coronavirus test and trace system begins in England

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Coronavirus test and trace system begins in England Coronavirus test and trace system begins in England Credit: CC0 Public Domain England launched a “test and trace” system on Thursday, the latest weapon deployed in a battle to halt the coronavirus’s spread in one of the worst affected countries in the …

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Australia launches app to trace coronavirus contacts

Authorities in Sydney have reopened some beaches for walking, running, swimming and surfing

Australia launches app to trace coronavirus contacts Australia launches app to trace coronavirus contacts Authorities in Sydney have reopened some beaches for walking, running, swimming and surfing Australia has launched a smartphone app to trace people who come in contact with coronavirus patients despite privacy concerns that authorities insisted Sunday …

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‘Unprecedented:’ Seeking an army to trace virus in New York

'Unprecedented:' Seeking an army to trace virus in New York

‘Unprecedented:’ Seeking an army to trace virus in New York ‘Unprecedented:’ Seeking an army to trace virus in New York In this April 20, 2020 photo, Catherine Hopkins, Director of Community Outreach and School Health at St. Joseph’s Hospital, right, performs a test on a patient in a COVID-19 triage …

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