COVID-19 Testing Research
RAPID: Optimizing group testing for SARS-CoV-2
Studying the trade-off between increasing testing accuracy vs improving testing availability. See a 2-min video of research.
Pooled and conventional nucleic acid testing strategies for SARS-CoV-2 to screen direct care research staff
Developing antibody testing from self-collected saliva, oral swabs blood, urine and GI samples. Also supporting clinical trials of emerging therapeutics by providing virologic testing.
Developing novel application of the highly portable Nanopore Minion cartridge-based sequencing system for remote diagnostic COVID-19 testing.
Development and implementation of a novel mobile application to assess COVID-19 symptoms and facilitate geospatial activity mapping for managing disease surveillance and containment
RAPID: Monitoring for SARS-CoV-2 in municipal wastewater and sewage to elucidate infection dynamics across major metropolitan areas of the United States
Working on COVID testing in the population.
Artificial intelligence based chest x-ray instant triage product to identify COVID 19, community acquired pneumonias in community and hospital settings