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1 February 2021
UWC virologist Professor Burtram Fielding talks to CapeTalk about anal swabs for COVID-19 testing

News that China has started using anal swabs to test higher-risk COVID-19 patients has raised questions about the way samples are collected. Prof Fielding talks to Lester Kiewit about other symptom tools that are as effective, and less invasive, when it comes to identifying patients at risk of dying from the virus.

Listen to the interview here.