Wastewater May Help Predict the Next COVID-19 Outbreak
Dr. Irene Xagoraraki, a professor at Michigan State University, is using two viral prediction models developed by her research group to predict COVID-19 in Detroit. By using the models, Dr. Xagoraraki believes the group can deliver warnings of potential outbreaks even before they appear in health facilities. While the work is at research level at this point, this is a promising tool that could be used as part of a larger solution across the country. Read more here.