Coronavirus outbreak: How increased testing may hold the key to unlocking this pandemic

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Published on Apr 12, 2020One of the things this virus has shown us is the limitations of our medical and scientific knowledge. The virus is moving faster than the world's best scientists. They have been toiling away in an effort to find a vaccine and also to ramp up testing to identify who is infected…

Published on Apr 12, 2020

One of the things this virus has shown us is the limitations of our medical and scientific knowledge. The virus is moving faster than the world’s best scientists. They have been toiling away in an effort to find a vaccine and also to ramp up testing to identify who is infected and who might be immune.

Dawna Friesen has more on the increased focus on testing and on the people who develop, administer and analyze those tests.

Friesen also speaks with Dr. Tasleem Nimjee, Director of Medical Innovation and Transformation at Humber River Hospital, about working on the frontlines of this pandemic and how our healthcare system is coping with the disease.

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