COVID-19 wastewater testing proves effective in new study (image) University of Virginia Health System Share Print E-Mail Caption UVA Health's Amy Mathers, MD, led a study to determine the strengths and limitations of wastewater testing to detect COVID-19 in dorms, nursing homes, prisons and other congregate settings. Credit Sanjay Suchak | UVA Communications Usage Restrictions May be used to accompany news coverage of the wastewater testing study. All other uses require express written permission from UVA Health. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.