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St. Mary’s County Health Department Now Testing Wastewater for COVID-19 Variant Viruses

LEONARDTOWN, MD (March 2, 2021) – The St. Mary’s County Health Department (SMCHD) is now sending local wastewater samples for genomic analysis to identify the local presence of COVID-19 virus variants. The samples are already collected for ongoing COVID-19 wastewater surveillance as part of a collaborative initiative launched in May 2020 by SMCHD, St. Mary’s College […]