1/Coronavirus Tweets from the Experts, 4/29/2020

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2/In which @ASlavitt explains why we need 180,000 contact tracers nationwide:

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3/Similar viral loads between symptomatic and asymptomatic patients? Interesting!

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4/12 to 14 million Americans are estimated to have been infected with coronavirus.

This is what a massive public health failure looks like.

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5/New studies suggest that Remdesivir helps a little bit.

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6/How coronavirus spreads from kids to adults:

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7/New coronavirus site from Johns Hopkins:

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8/"Reinfections" are probably just false positives + people who never actually cleared the virus.

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9/This isn't the last pandemic. It might not even be the last wave of this virus. Will we be prepared the next time?

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10/Letting coronavirus rampage through society = 80 flu seasons

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11/I was also tricked by this trick of perspective. People who are socially distancing can look close together in a zoom lens.

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12/Don't get toooooo excited about Remdesivir.

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13/Once again, contact tracing is mostly about HIRING LOTS OF PEOPLE TO DO MANUAL CONTACT TRACING, not about fancy Bluetooth apps

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14/Coronavirus has now killed more than 0.2% of New York City (despite lockdown!).

Anyone else still want to claim this thing has a 0.1% or 0.02% mortality rate or whatever??

Didn't think so.

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15/Yet another example of poor U.S. leadership in this pandemic.

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16/Saliva-based coronavirus tests will improve our testing situation.

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17/No, we're not anywhere near herd immunity.

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18/Some more skepticism about that positive result for Remdesivir.

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19/It's still not clear that U.S. deaths have peaked.

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20/What a good pandemic response (i.e., not the U.S. response) looks like:

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21/Another study on "airborne" transmission of coronavirus.

Upshot: Indoors is dangerous. Ventilate well.

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22/Some forecasts of coronavirus deaths in the U.S.

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23/How will the pandemic end?

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24/A good piece by @edyong209:

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25/SF continues to do well at containing coronavirus.

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26/More weirdness at the CDC.

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27/Given that it's the Trump administration doing this, my hopes are less than high.

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28/Once again: Please do not drink bleach

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29/What do other coronaviruses tell us about this one?

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30/The latest research on the immunology of the coronavirus.

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31/Criticism of the IHME team:

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32/Viral load of coronavirus cases doesn't seem to depend on age.

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33/Another reason you should take the new Remdesivir studies with a grain of salt.
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34/Some infographics of coronavirus vaccine efforts. Posted this yesterday, but worth posting again.

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35/The idea that coronavirus is a super-infectious disease and that most people are already immune continues to NOT be supported by data.

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36/This is why I bought my dad a snorkeling mask when this all started.

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37/The Slavitt/Gottlieb plan really is the best plan.

Let's do all we can to help promote it.

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38/For those hoping summer heat will stop the virus...
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39/Data on the antibody response to coronavirus.

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40/Learn how contact tracing really works!

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41/Central quarantine is probably better than home isolation. But can America actually do it??

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42/And that's all for today, folks! Tune in tomorrow for more Coronavirus Tweets from the Experts!

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