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    Smartphone sensors could detect COVID-19

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    Widely available and accurate testing will be an important tool for identifying those needing treatment and for controlling the COVID-19 pandemic. Testing is required to answer two important questions: 1) Am I infected? and 2) Do I have immunity? However, as we move forward with opening up society, there is also a third question: Are any of the people with whom I have come into contact infected? Due to the highly contagious nature of the SARS-CoV-2 virus and the unique characteristics of the COVID-19 disease, obtaining accurate answers to these questions with the aid of noninvasive, optical technology will be critical for targeting treatment.

    Identifying infectious and immune people is especially challenging because some infected…

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    Jun, 09 2020 |

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