Wednesday, June 24, 2020

5 Crucial Things You Need to Know About Asymptomatic Spread of COVID-19

By Monica Gandhi

Screening for symptoms of COVID-19 and self-quarantine are good at preventing sick people from spreading the coronavirus. But more and more evidence is suggesting that people without symptoms are spreading the virus too.

Monica Gandhi, an infectious diseases physician and researcher at the University of California, San Francisco, explains what is known about asymptomatic spread and why she thinks it may be a big part of what is driving the pandemic.  Read more >>