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DHSS to Expand Coronavirus Testing

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CDC scientist extracting viral RNA from samples of poliovirus genetic material for molecular testing.

(Jefferson City) The Department of Health and Senior Services has expanded testing criteria for Missouri.

DHSS director Dr. Randall Williams explains.

Testing will reach a much wider group of people.

Williams says more, easier tests are on the way as well.

The doctor says these testing expansions will prove helpful to the recovery of Missouri.

Missouri has tested 59,266 people for COVID-19 as of yesterday.

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