Study: New Wastewater Surveillance Method Detected SARS-CoV-2 Variants of Concern Up to 2 Weeks Before Clinical Tests

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Researchers used a recently developed method of wastewater genomic surveillance to detect SARS-CoV-2 infections on the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), campus during 10 months of the pandemic. The approach identified viral variants of concern as early as 2 weeks before the variants showed up in clinical tests, the team recently reported in Nature.