FAST FIVE: Sewage Surveillance Reveals Omicron Arrived In US Even Earlier Than Believed (And Is Disappearing Fast)

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Sewage Surveillance Reveals Omicron Arrived In US Even Earlier Than Believed (And Is Disappearing Fast) Shortly after the start of the COVID pandemic, scientists at Yale University started testing wastewater collected from the sewers of New Haven for any insights it might convey about the spread of COVID among the local population.

Earlier this month, data out of Boston suggested that the prevalence of COVID was actually much higher than the official numbers reflected.

The four health authorities were the first to find signs of the variant in their wastewater, according to the study.

The great news is that the last week or so has seen the Boston wastewater RNA data plunge.

Source The end of omicron is imminent.

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