Tag: wastewater

Newsletter #29: October 2021

Project Update: BCCDC’s COVID-19 Wastewater Surveillance in Metro Vancouver Communities, BCCDC Foundation Welcomes our First Director of Operations, Activate Health to Protect Yourself and Your Community This Fall and Winter, and more in our October newsletter. Check it out!

Project Update: BCCDC’s COVID-19 Wastewater Surveillance in Metro Vancouver Communities

With the help of some funding from the BCCDC Foundation, Dr Melissa Glier and Dr Natalie Prystajecky provide an update on their research progress on how wastewater data continues to be used in the pandemic response.

Testing COVID-19 in Wastewater: a tool to help track COVID-19 spread and mitigate second wave in BC

With the support of Metro Vancouver and the BCCDC Foundation, the testing of SARS-CoV-2 RNA, BC Centre for Disease Control researchers have rapidly developed and validated a series of methods to test wastewater for SARS-CoV-2.