Brazilian scientists develop algorithm capable of detecting covid by cough

For the diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus infection, different researches sought solutions to identify signs of the disease. Now, Brazilian scientists from the CyberLabs Group have developed an algorithm capable of detecting covid- through a simple audio in which a person is coughing. The team is among the winners of an Interspeech competition 2021 — one of the top speech processing events in the world.