Times Record interviews Wheeler about COVID-19 wastewater testing – UMaine News – University of Maine – University of Maine

Robert Wheeler, an associate professor of microbiology at the University of Maine, spoke with the Times Record about how wastewater testing helps the presence of COVID-19 in a community. “It’s something that I look at every day,” said Wheeler, who coordinates UMaine’s COVID-19 wastewater testing. “It’s a really important surveillance tool.”