What are the figures for SARS-CoV-2 testing in the UK?
Like other COVID-19 figures, there are nuances in definitions for testing.
This article discusses measuring total tests and people tested in the UK.
The UK government has four different ‘pillars’ of tests for SARS-CoV-2 and antibodies. This is the virus that causes the COVID-19 disease:
- Pillar 1: swab tests by Public Health England labs and NHS hospitals. These tests are for people…