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Tulane Outbreak Daily – September 8, 2020

Upcoming Virtual Events COVID-19 Open Online Briefings with Dr David Nabarro – 4sd In complement to the COVID-19 Narratives, Dr David Nabarro, Special Envoy of the World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General on COVID-19 and Co-Director of the Imperial College Institute of…

Tulane Outbreak Daily – September 4, 2020

Featured Headlines Coronavirus reinfections: three questions scientists are asking – Nature Second infections raise questions about long-term immunity to COVID-19 and the prospects for a vaccine. Fauci Warns Seven Midwest States to Be on Alert Over Labor Day – Bloomberg…

Tulane Outbreak Daily – August 28, 2020

Featured Articles Fauci on ‘Highly Specific, Direct’ Therapy for COVID-19 – MedPageToday Can monoclonal antibodies duplicate the success with Ebola in COVID-19? Monoclonal antibodies could hold promise in COVID-19 treatment and prevention if the results bear out in clinical trials…

Tulane Outbreak Daily – August 27, 2020

Featured Articles Global COVID-19 total tops 24 million infections – CIDRAP Mainly fueled by ongoing surges in the Americas and India, the global COVID-19 total passed 24 million today amid ongoing efforts by containment countries to blunt the impact of…

Tulane Outbreak Daily – August 26, 2020

Featured Articles CDC reverses COVID-19 guidance, says testing may not be needed after exposure – NBC News The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention quietly tweaked its guidance on COVID-19 testing Monday, making a change that could result in fewer…

Tulane Outbreak Daily – August 24, 2020

Featured Articles First Case of COVID-19 Reinfection Confirmed – MedPageToday Viral sequence disparity indicates Hong Kong case not simply prolonged infection. A 33-year-old man in Hong Kong may represent the first confirmed case of reinfection, researchers in Hong Kong said.…