WastPan - Wastewater-based surveillance as pandemic preparedness tool

WastPan (Wastewater-based surveillance as pandemic preparedness tool) -project aims to develop a preparedness tool for environmental surveillance of infectious agents and antimicrobial resistance circulating in the communities.

WastPan is a three year project (2021-2023) and is implemented in consortium between Helsinki University, Finnish institute for health and welfare (THL) and Tampere University.

WastPan is funded by Academy of Finland (https://www.aka.fi/en/resilience), Finnish Water Utilities Development Fund, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, and Ministry of Environment and National Emergency Supply Agency.

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