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Tulane Outbreak Daily – September 10, 2020

Featured Headlines COVID-19 study links strict social distancing to much lower chance of infection – Science Daily Using public transportation, visiting a place of worship, or otherwise traveling from the home is associated with a significantly higher likelihood of testing…

Tulane Outbreak Daily – September 9, 2020

Upcoming Virtual Events Therapeutics for use against COVID-19 and possibilities for improved clinical management This conference will address the latest advances in the development of antivirals and other therapeutics for use against COVID-19 and possibilities for improved clinical management. Featured…

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…