Monitoring SARS-CoV-2 Using Wastewater-Based Epidemiology

Alongside the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 and 2021, the Harris Lab and many others began using wastewater-based epidemiology to track trends in the SARS-CoV-2 virus at the community level.

Daniel Cockson samples wastewater in a local community of Raleigh, North Carolina, as part of SARS-CoV-2 monitoring efforts. Photo credit: Jeremy Lowe