Coughing Into a Phone Could Be a New Test for Asymptomatic Covid

The MIT-developed algorithm identified people with asymptomatic infections with 100% accuracy, just by the sound of their forced cough.

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Rajvi Desai
Nov 3, 2020
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.