Business

Making Sense of the Different Types of Tests for Covid-19

Health officials are looking to use these tools more often and in new ways, such as identifying variants that could pose a greater risk and gauging the immunity of individuals to the coronavirus.
Source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/making-sense-of-the-different-types-of-tests-forcovid-19/2021/12/27/659b24b8-673b-11ec-9390-eae241f4c8b1_story.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_business

U.S. President Joe Biden plans to send up to 500 million so-called rapid antigen tests to Americans’ homes for free to confront a resurgence in new infections. The rise of the omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 has refocused attention on the importance of testing as a tool for bringing the pandemic under control — and keeping it that way. Here’s help sorting it out. The terminology around coronavirus testing can be confusing.
Source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/making-sense-of-the-different-types-of-tests-forcovid-19/2021/12/23/483ed0aa-6438-11ec-9b51-7131fa190c5e_story.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_business

Summary automatically generated by NewSUM A.I. from the following sources:

About the author