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  • For some, COVID tests are free and fast. Others stand in line, pay $160, and wait days for results

    Boston Globe - 12/09/2020

    “Solving the equity problem also solves the COVID problem,” said Sam Scarpino, an assistant professor of network science who heads Northeastern University’s Emergent Epidemics Lab. “If we had nearly ubiquitous, free, asymptomatic testing that came back in 36 hours, it’s not only equitable, it gets us out of this pandemic way before most of us get this vaccine.”

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