High-precision Microbial Diagnostics From Sequencing Data

C.E. Credits: P.A.C.E. CE Florida CE
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Abstract

Genetic Molecular Surveillance is a key component of a modern public health toolkit. This talk will detail the molecular microbial make up of urban environments. It will discuss how these environments have changed with the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic and how variant identification can be used to accurately identify SARS-CoV-2 strains in a population.

 

Learning Objectives:

1. Understand the urban microbiome and it’s potential impact on health.

2. Understand how molecular assays can be used to make fine grained public health decisions.


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