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JUL
2020

MWRA posts results from tests for coronavirus in wastewater; peak seen in spring and low point in late June

The Boston Globe · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUL
2020

There were no reports of coronavirus in Yosemite. Then they tested the park’s sewage

San Francisco Chronicle · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUL
2020

Yosemite Sewage Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Smithsonian Magazine · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUL
2020

Tests reveal coronavirus in Yosemite National Park’s sewage

Los Angeles Times · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUL
2020

The proof is in the sewage: hundreds of Yosemite visitors may have had coronavirus

The Guardian · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUL
2020

Looking for clues to the spread of coronavirus in Mass.? Try the toilet

The Boston Globe · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUN
2020

With every flush, a stream of data for these coronavirus trackers

PBS · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUN
2020

To Spot Future Coronavirus Flare-Ups, Search the Sewers

Scientific American · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUN
2020

Biobot Analytics to analyze signs of COVID-19 through sewage 3 times a week at Massachusetts treatment plant

Mass Live · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUN
2020

Wastewater lab signs on to analyze Massachusetts sewage for coronavirus surge

Boston Herald · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUN
2020

Coronavirus accelerates a new age of diagnostics

Axios · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUN
2020

A Startup Is Testing Sewage to Trace the U.S. Spread of Covid

Bloomberg Businessweek · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUN
2020

How sewage samples help trace the spread of COVID-19

Yahoo finance · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

Wastewater testing gains traction as a Covid-19 early warning system

STAT News · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

Stafford County Participating in COVID-19 Wastewater Testing

NBC Washington · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

From the lavatory to the laboratory, Honolulu testing wastewater for COVID-19

KHON2 News · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

As some states reopen, studying sewage could help stop the coronavirus pandemic

USA Today · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

Short Wave: What You Flush Is Helping Track The Coronavirus

NPR Short Wave · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

$16.5 million awarded to projects to fight COVID

The Harvard Gazette · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

Cary sewage being analyzed to monitor the spread of COVID-19

ABC11 Eyewitness News · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

How What You Flush Is Helping Track The Coronavirus

NPR · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

You May Be Helping Stop the Spread of COVID-19 With Every Flush

Reform Austin · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

What Your Toilet Can Tell Us About the Coronavirus

Bloomberg Bussinessweek · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

Researchers explore whether human poop can help track COVID-19, and curb a second wave

CBC · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

Could sewage samples help stop spread of coronavirus?

CBS 46 · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

Human poop helping scientists study, track COVID-19

KPTV Fox 12 Oregon · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

An early warning system for coronavirus infections could be found in your toilet

Washington Post · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2020

Poop could help stop the pandemic. Really.

Politico · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Your Poop And Urine May Be Crucial For Predicting End Of COVID-19 Pandemic

India Times · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Homer Public Works Department is testing wastewater for signs of COVID-19

KBBI · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Biobot Analytics Pulls $4.2M for Sewage Testing Technology

Government Technology · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Poop may tell us when the coronavirus lockdown will end

Los Angeles Times · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Some scientists are using sewage to measure the prevalence of coronavirus in their communities

CNN · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Wastewater Epidemiology Webcast (Public Service Announcement)

Water Environment Federation · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

MIT Spinoff Raises $4.2 Million To Estimate Scope Of Coronavirus Cases By Analyzing Poop

Forbes · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Here’s how one company is tracking the spread of COVID-19 with wastewater

CNBC · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

The Engine invests in Biobot Analytics

The Engine · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Biobot Analytics Raises $6.7 Million in Seed Funding to Transform Wastewater Infrastructure into Public Health Observatories

Business Wire · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Sewer systems are a window into the coronavirus pandemic

The Verge · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Coronavirus Traces Found In Massachusetts Wastewater At Levels Far Higher Than Expected

Newsweek · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Novel coronavirus found in surprisingly high levels in sewage

C&EN · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Coronavirus traces found in Massachusetts wastewater at levels far higher than expected

New York Post · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Somerville Startup Biobot Analytics Scours Sewage For Coronavirus

WGBH · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

MIT scientists probe nation’s sewage for coronavirus clues

Boston Herald · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Biobot Analytics Finds COVID-19 Cases 'an Order of Magnitude Higher' than Tests Reveal

BostInno · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

Your Poop Might Be Key For Predicting the End of the Pandemic

Vice · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2020

New research examines wastewater to detect community spread of Covid-19

STAT News · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2020

Mapping the spread of COVID-19 by sampling human waste in US sewer systems

WLNS · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2020

MIT-affiliated companies take on Covid-19

MIT News · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2020

How Poop Offers Hints About the Spread of Coronavirus

Popular Mechanics · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2020

This startup will map the coronavirus spread by looking at your poo

TNW · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2020

This startup is tracking the coronavirus through sewers and using AI to predict its spread in a new project with MIT

Business Insider · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2020

Innovations Around COVID-19: Using Sewage to Map an Outbreak

Brigham Clinical & Research news · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2020

Coronavirus crisis means opportunity for some tech companies

Boston Globe · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2020

C&EN's Traiblazers

C&EN · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

DEC
2019

The 2019 Good Tech Awards

The New York Times · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

DEC
2019

Building smarter healthier communities through Opioid Wastewater Monitoring

NC Currents · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

DEC
2019

How Biobot is Using Wastewater to Combat the Opioid Crisis

Cheddar · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

AUG
2019

Startups Using Agility, Experience, to Move the Needle on Opioid Crisis

Karma Impact · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2019

Latino Founder Hour '#30 Mariana Matus with Biobot Analytics'

Latino Founder Hour · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2019

News Feature: Interested in gauging a population’s health? Look to sewage

PNAS · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2019

Civic I/O's Civic Tech Pitchers: Where are they now?

Medium · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2019

Greentown Labs All Stars: Biobot Analytics

Scout Somerville · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

FEB
2019

50 Women-Led Startups That Are Crushing Tech

Forbes · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

DEC
2018

Analytics Startup Uses Robotics to Improve Wastewater Systems

Government Technology · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

AUG
2018

Sewage May Hold the Key to Tracking Opioid Abuse

Smithsonian Magazine · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUL
2018

Tech Tuesday: Robots in Sewers

NPR (podcast) · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUL
2018

NC town battles opioid epidemic by using robots to test people’s poop

Fox News · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JUN
2018

Scientists can track the spread of opioids in sewers

STAT · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2018

10 Companies That Are Doing Good While Doing Well

Entrepreneur · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2018

Sewage is Helping Cities Flush Out the Opioid Crisis

Scientific American · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2018

A Startup Using Sewage to Fight the Opioid Crisis Raises 2.5M

Government Technology · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAY
2018

The Past, Present And Future of Automated Predictive Technology

Forbes · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

APR
2018

The Race to Learn What’s Really Happening in the Opioid Crisis

CityLab · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2018

Screening Wastewater Could Help Cities Track Opioid Use

Government Technology · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2018

Testing Wastewater for Opioids

NPR Here and Now · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

MAR
2018

To Track Opioid Use, More Cities May Soon Screen Wastewater

Governing · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

OCT
2017

8 Startups Fighting America’s Opioid Epidemic

Inc · BIOBOT ANALYTICS

JAN
2017

Why an MIT robot is collecting poop from our sewers

The Boston Globe · UNDERWORLDS

SEP
2016

Meet Luigi: MIT's sewer-scouring robot

CNN · UNDERWORLDS

AUG
2016

Meet Luigi the Poopbot. He’s Here to Scrape Your Sewers

Wired · UNDERWORLDS

JUL
2016

MIT Researchers are Sending Robots into Sewers to Monitor City Dwellers Waste

Quartz · UNDERWORLDS

JUN
2016

Sewage-sampling robots could help eliminate diseases in cities

Dezeen · UNDERWORLDS

MAY
2016

Sewer robots sampling human waste may track drugs, disease through cities

CBC · UNDERWORLDS

MAY
2016

Our Sewers Speak Volumes. These Robots Are Ready to Listen

Atlas Obscura · UNDERWORLDS

MAR
2016

The MIT Lab Flushing Out a City’s Secrets

The Guardian · UNDERWORLDS

NOV
2015

A Microbial Map of the City

CityLab · UNDERWORLDS

OCT
2014

What lies beneath... 'Smart Sewage' could spot epidemics before they happen

CNN · UNDERWORLDS

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