Tracking community transmission: Researchers advance COVID-19 variant detection in GTA wastewater

A group of BioZone researchers led by BioZone Director Professor Elizabeth Edwards and Professor Hui Peng from the Department of Chemistry are working to improve alternative monitoring strategies to assist the government in managing the impact of COVID-19.

“We were able to successfully track the Alpha wave last spring, as well as the Delta wave late last summer, and the recent Omicron wave in late December to early January”

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