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Medicine’s Mark Cameron discusses the shortage of COVID-19 tests during the holiday season

Demand for COVID-19 tests surges ahead of Christmas holiday

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WKYC: Mark Cameron, associate professor at the School of Medicine, discussed the surge of COVID-19 testing leading up to the holidays. “To have this issue right now 2 years after this pandemic began is very dismaying. For me, I’ve experienced it first-hand. But persevere,” said Cameron. He added at-home tests are a vital tool as people decide their plans for the holidays.