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Federal funding comes to boost Chicago’s tech economy

The Discovery Partners Institute and health care startup incubator Matter land grants from the U.S. Economic Development Administration....
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A shortage of computer science teachers is a problem Illinois can fix

Illinois has a problem. A computer science-education problem. Despite being one of the country’s largest producers of computer ...
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Illinois to monitor wastewater for future COVID outbreaks • Do PBMs save taxpayers money? • Competition among insurers may lower ACA premiums

ILLINOIS, DPI TO MONITOR COVID IN WASTEWATER: Illinois officials are working with the Discovery Partners Institute to monitor COVID-19 ...
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Illinois uses wastewater to detect COVID-19 outbreaks

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is using another tool — wastewater — to detect COVID-19....
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State Health Officials to Monitor COVID-19 in Wastewater

Health officials are launching a statewide system to monitor COVID-19 and its variants in wastewater that will provide early ...
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2 southern Ill. counties to take part in state COVID-19 wastewater monitoring plan

Two southern Illinois counties will take part in a state monitoring system to test wastewater for COVID-19 outbreaks....
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Illinois records first consecutive days of fewer than 1,000 COVID-19 cases since July 2020

Illinois reported fewer than 1,000 COVID-19 cases Monday, the first time that the state has seen consecutive days ...
The State Journal-Register

IDPH to begin detecting COVID-19 earlier using wastewater

The state has another tool in its COVID-19 testing toolbox. Monday, the Illinois Department of Public Health and the ...
WCIA 3 News

IDPH announces statewide system to monitor COVID-19 in wastewater

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Monday it has developed a statewide system to monitor COVID-19 and its ...
Shaw Local News Network

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: United Center Changes, State to Test Wastewater, Chicago Rent Help

llinois health officials have announced a new system that will test wastewater for COVID-19 and use those tests to ...
NBC 5 Chicago

Illinois health officials to monitor COVID-19 in wastewater

State health officials in Illinois will begin monitoring for the virus that causes COVID-19 and its variants in wastewater ...
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Cass County to Be a Part of Initial Wastewater COVID-19 Monitoring Studies for IDPH, DPI

The Illinois Department of Public Health and the Discovery Partners Institute announced today they are instituting a statewide program to ...
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