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Rapid COVID At-Home Tests Debut

Chemical & Engineering News (Sept. 3) – The US is currently running about 20 million COVID-19 tests every month, so the new assay could effectively triple national testing capacity. “The goal of tests like this is to give them frequently enough that you can find infections early,” says Rebecca Lee Smith, an epidemiologist at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.