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SIU Microbiologist Scott Hamilton-Brehm On IDPH's Wastewater Testing for COVID-19

A virus protein.

In an ongoing effort to catch COVID-19 outbreaks before they start, the Illinois Department of Public Health is monitoring the wastewater of several Illinois cities for signs of the virus in wastewater. SIU Microbiologist Scott Hamilton_Brehm says this is a good step.