• A Dire Warning From COVID-19 Test Providers

    10 days ago - By The Atlantic

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    The United States is once again at risk of outstripping its COVID-19 testing capacity, an ominous development that would deny the country a crucial tool to understand its pandemic in real time. The American testing supply chain is stretched to the limit, and the ongoing outbreak in the South and West could overwhelm it, according to epidemiologists and testing-company executives. While the country's laboratories have added tremendous capacity in the past few...
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  • Large-scale analysis of COVID-19 risk among different groups of UK hospital staff

    Large-scale analysis of COVID-19 risk among different groups of UK hospital staff

    10 days ago - By News Medical

    Staff who shared a household with an infected person were at the greatest risk of infection, and those working in COVID-19-facing areas were also at an increased risk. Other groups that were identified as a high risk included Black and Asian individuals, porters, and cleaners.
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