Four years after pandemic’s start, UTHSC shutters COVID testing lab

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 04, 2024 8:39 PM CT | Published: May 04, 2024 10:51 AM CT

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, UTHSC’s lab provided testing for Memphians across the city, from the Memphis Grizzlies to the city’s homeless community, and analyzed tests from the drive-thru testing site at Tiger Lane. 


COVID 19 UTHSC College of Medicine COVID testing Dr. Scott Strome
Aisling Mäki

Aisling Mäki

Aisling Mäki has spent the better part of two decades writing about Memphis. A former digital journalist for WMC Action News 5 and staff reporter for Memphis Daily News, her work has also appeared in The Commercial Appeal, High Ground News, I Love Memphis, Inside Memphis Business, The Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent, Memphis Magazine and Tri-State Defender. 


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