1/Kick back in your Lay-Z-Boy, pop open a beer, and relax with some...

Coronavirus Tweets from the Experts, 5/9/2020

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2/How is the Control Group (i.e. Sweden) doing?

twitter.com/ASlavitt/statuā€¦
3/A thread on just how badly the Trump administration is fucking this whole thing up.

twitter.com/ASlavitt/statuā€¦
4/"Finem respice" is one of my favorite phrases. It's Latin for "Consider the consequences."

twitter.com/ASlavitt/statuā€¦
5/Remember, even if you don't die of coronavirus, it tends to seriously mess you up.

twitter.com/amymaxmen/statā€¦
6/And speaking of long-term outcomes for people who survive coronavirus...

twitter.com/nataliexdean/sā€¦
7/Boise, Idaho is beating coronavirus.

Why can't the whole U.S.?

(This is a rhetorical question.)

twitter.com/DonLDay/statusā€¦
8/A combination therapy for treating COVID shows some promise:

twitter.com/AndyBiotech/stā€¦
9/Herd immunity might not require infecting 70% of the populace.

twitter.com/mlipsitch/statā€¦
10/Leading epidemiologists have supported a #TestAndTrace (#TestTraceIsolate) strategy from day 1.

twitter.com/trvrb/status/1ā€¦
11/Priority 1 for #TestAndTrace is to HIRE HUMAN CONTACT TRACERS.

twitter.com/DrTomFrieden/sā€¦
12/Coronavirus can infect the placenta.

twitter.com/VirusesImmunitā€¦
13/The virology of how coronavirus infects cells.

twitter.com/david_van_dijkā€¦
14/This study says nasal swabs are inferior to throat swabs for detecting coronavirus.

twitter.com/kbrownmd/statuā€¦
15/Antibody test data is starting to become public. Confirming that coronavirus has NOT already infected most people.

twitter.com/COVID19Trackinā€¦
16/Remember that herd immunity (without a vaccine) is a terrible, terrible strategy.

twitter.com/CT_Bergstrom/sā€¦
17/Important thread about vaccines.

Upshot: Don't expect a universally available, effective, safe vaccine this year.

twitter.com/ASlavitt/statuā€¦
18/Home testing for coronavirus might soon be a thing.

twitter.com/scrippsresearcā€¦
19/The U.S. epidemic looks like it has plateaued, but because testing is expanding, it means our epidemic is shrinking very slowly.

twitter.com/ScottGottliebMā€¦
20/A podcast about what the Spanish Flu can teach us about coronavirus.

twitter.com/PioneerBoston/ā€¦
21/Remember, the main way coronavirus gets transmitted is in crowded indoor settings.

This tells us a lot about what's dangerous to reopen.

twitter.com/joshmich/statuā€¦
22/Don't expect summer to stop the virus.

twitter.com/uoftmedicine/sā€¦
23/Imagine if folks like this were in charge of our pandemic response, instead of Trump, Kushner, etc.!

twitter.com/BillHanage/staā€¦
24/A number of states are doing very badly when it comes to coronavirus. Among these are Illinois, Iowa, and Nebraska.

twitter.com/ScottGottliebMā€¦
25/A list of Twitter accounts to follow to stay informed about coronavirus.

twitter.com/HelenBranswellā€¦
26/A way that coronavirus can hurt kids.

twitter.com/tmprowell/statā€¦
27/On metrics for reopening:

twitter.com/JenniferNuzzo/ā€¦
28/I'm not gonna lie...this is weird.

twitter.com/AndyBiotech/stā€¦
30/#TestAndTrace
#TestAndTrace
#TestAndTrace

twitter.com/DrTomFrieden/sā€¦
31/The U.S.' coronavirus outbreak looks more like that of a middle-income country than a developed one.

twitter.com/EricTopol/statā€¦
32/Yes, most people who recover from coronavirus are going to have immunity.

twitter.com/euanashley/staā€¦
33/Coronavirus and pangolins

twitter.com/davidrliu/statā€¦
34/And that's all for today, folks! Join us tomorrow for more fun and excitement!

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