Optimising Coronavirus Testing
Successful diagnostic testing systems have been, and remain, essential to responding to the Covid-19 pandemic. The OCTS project aims to understand how these systems were established, their functioning, and lessons for the future. The project’s objective is to enable policy and practices that could reduce mortality rates, improve the targeting of healthcare resources, and reduce the impact of the current pandemic and future epidemics on lives and livelihoods.
In the news
“Michael Hopkins, from the University of Sussex Business School said the Lighthouse Labs had been “hastily set up with an almost itinerant workforce” who lacked experience.”