Can SARS-CoV-2 contaminate hospitals?

By Anders Gundersen, HGHI | March 14, 2020 What do we know about how SARS-CoV-2 survives outside the human host in hospital settings? Transmission of COVID-19 within hospitals has been observed,...

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Viral Shedding in COVID 19 Patients

By Anders Gundersen, HGHI | March 10, 2020 Throat swabs are sufficient for testing, and a patient’s viral load is highest 1-5 days after the onset of symptoms: Researchers in Germany identified...

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Do Isolation And Contact Tracing Work?

A mathematical modeling paper aims to determine the extent to which the isolation of infected patients and the tracing of those they may have come into contact with is effective at reducing the spread...

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