From beginning to end, Memphis’ testing process has challenges

More speed, contact tracing needed to slow COVID-19 surge, stave off next one

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: April 13, 2020 11:31 AM CT | Published: April 13, 2020 4:05 AM CT
David Waters
Special to The Daily Memphian

David Waters

David Waters is Distinguished Journalist in Residence and assistant director of the Institute for Public Service Reporting at the University of Memphis.

The lightning speed at which the novel coronavirus moves and attacks has made testing, tracing, and targeting its path even more difficult and vital.


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