Volunteer for the study

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We need your help!

We are looking for people who are:

  • Adult male or female, aged 16 years or over

  • Due to have a SARS-CoV-2 PCR test, or have had a PCR test conducted in the previous 72 hours.

    • If SARS-CoV-2 PCR test result has been provided: PCR test result was positive. 

    • If SARS-CoV-2 PCR test result is pending: volunteer must have taken test for reasons of elevated risk (they are symptomatic for COVID-19, or have been identified as a contact of an infected individual). 

  • Willing and able to share, or grant access to their SARS-CoV-2 test result.

  • Written (hard copy or electronic) or verbal informed consent provided. 

  • Willing and able to wear a shirt for 12 hours


Your part in this study would involve wearing a t shirt for 12 hours, and answering some questions about your health and symptoms. Packs are sent to you in the post, and can be used whilst you self-isolate at home. After use, you can store your pack at home until your finish self-isolating, and can post it back to us.

If you are interested to take part, message c19dogs@lshtm.ac.uk  for more information.