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A comparison of group testing architectures for COVID-19 testing

  title={A comparison of group testing architectures for COVID-19 testing},
  author={Nathaniel Bottman and Y. Cooper and F. Janda},
  journal={arXiv: Methodology},
An important component of every country's COVID-19 response is fast and efficient testing -- to identify and isolate cases, as well as for early detection of local hotspots. For many countries, producing a sufficient number of tests has been a serious limiting factor in their efforts to control COVID-19 infections. Group testing is a well-established mathematical tool, which can provide a serious and rapid improvement to this situation. In this note, we compare several well-established group… 

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