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Topic: tripathi lab

While more students surveyed by the Tripathi lab student researchers preferred a saliva-based COVID-19 test to a nasal swab, they were split on how frequently they wanted to be tested — some preferred weekly tests, while others said they would opt for a test every 2-3 days.

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Some Brown undergraduate students expressed preferences for COVID-19 testing procedure, frequency in summer survey

November 11, 2020 0 comments

For Brown students in Providence this semester, semi-weekly testing has become the norm: Scheduled online twice a week, booking and receiving a COVID-19 test has become as commonplace as checking a dining hall’s menus before picking up dinner.