Coronavirus-sniffer dogs check travelers in Finland trial

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    Four Covid-19 sniffer dogs have begun work at Helsinki airport in a state-funded pilot scheme that Finnish researchers hope will provide a cheap, fast and effective alternative method of testing people for the virus. A dog is capable of detecting the presence of the coronavirus within 10 seconds and the entire process takes less than a minute to complete, according to Anna Hielm-Björkman of the University of Helsinki, who is overseeing the trial ‘Close to 100% accuracy’: Helsinki airport uses sniffer dogs to detect Covid

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