Poop Could Be Our New Secret Weapon Against Mutant COVID Strains
Vice - 02/17/2021
Then, once researchers get the sewage, it needs to be evaluated. That process involves using computers to sift through enormous piles of genetic information, to separate the signal from the noise, according to Jared Auclair, who leads the genomic sequencing lab at Northeastern University.
“The largest problem is the sheer amount of data,” Auclair told VICE News. “It’s finding a needle in a haystack.”