Coronavirus R&D Gateway

Sewage could be early warning system for COVID-19

Researchers are monitoring genetic traces of COVID-19 in wastewater to track the course of the pandemic, find hotspots and predict outbreaks. Now standard methods are needed for a global sewage epidemiology system

01 Jul 2020

Coming out of lockdown is harder than going in

Joël Mesot, president of ETH Zurich tells Science|Business how the university is slowly getting back to speed, and why Brussels and Bern ‘may understand each other better’ after the pandemic

18 Jun 2020