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As a new strain of coronavirus (COVID-19) swept through the world in 2020, preparedness plans, masking policies and more public policy changed just as quickly. WVXU has covered the pandemic's impact on the Tri-State from the very beginning, when on March 3, 2020, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine barred spectators from attending the Arnold Sports Festival in Columbus over concerns about the virus, even though Ohio had yet to confirm a single case of COVID-19.

Ohio State And Battelle Join Forces For New COVID-19 Test

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Cincinnati Edition speaks to Peter Mohler, PhD.,  the vice dean of research at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, and Gabe Meister, a senior research leader at Battelle, to discuss the jointly developed rapid diagnostic test for COVID-19.

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