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ASU researchers develop cheaper, faster saliva test for COVID-19

Arizona’s first saliva test – designed by scientists at ASU to make university-wide testing feasible in the fall – already has been administered to more than 6,000 people, according to Vel Murugan, an associate research professor at ASU’s Biodesign Institute. It’s an alternative to nasopharyngeal swabs, which are uncomfortable and can be dangerous to frontline workers.... Read more»0