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hpr3248 :: SARS-CoV-2 detection by PCR explanation

This episode summarizes the process to detect the virus that causes COVID-19 by PCR

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Hosted by b-yeezi on Wednesday 2021-01-13 is flagged as Clean and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
Tags: PCR,COVID019.

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Part of the series: Health and Healthcare

A open series about Health and Healthcare

Basic Process

  1. Sample Collection
  2. Sample Transportation
  3. Nucleic Acid extraction and Purification
  4. Amplification and Detection

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whisper --model tiny --language en hpr3248.wav

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Comment #1 posted on 2021-01-13T18:58:11Z by norrist

Is b-yeezi a genius?

As if a masterclass on AWK wasn't enough, now he gives us a detailed explanation of PCR testing.

Thank you for this episode. It was incredibly interesting.

Comment #2 posted on 2021-01-20T00:05:54Z by Kevin O'Brien

Another fantastic show

I suspect b-yeezi has some serious scientific training because he does a good job on this. A common misconception Ihave heard form soe people is that the MRNA vaccines might change DNA. And it just doesn't work that way. DNA is what produces RNA, not the other way around.

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