Note: This thread is related to #Coronavirus #COVID19

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#TestAndTrace Smith 🐇+ Your Authors @Noahpinion Bloomberg Opinion writer. Writes about economics, tweets about rabbits. Doesn't actually look like William Butler Yeats. May. 23, 2020 1 min read + Your Authors

1/Nothing could be a better use of your Friday night than reading:

Coronavirus Tweets From the Experts, 5/22/2020 

2/One more reason it will take a long time to know if reopening caused cases to increase

3/Tell all your friends they can stop panicking about reinfection.

4/Why is the CDC using too low of a fatality rate?

5/Wachter thread!! Always read the Wachter thread.

6/Maybe time to do church over Zoom, folks.

7/If reopenings cause a lot of new infections, we won't know for quite a while.

8/Slavitt thread!! Always read the Slavitt thread.

9/Hmm, that's kind of interesting.


A thread:

11/Antibody treatments are flying under the radar. They may lead to effective treatment sooner than you think.

12/This seems...good? Maybe?

13/New study finds HCQ INCREASES mortality in coronavirus patients.

14/What to do if your employee is sick with COVID


16/Is it safe to fly?

17/More on the new Chinese vaccine trial.

18/Good move, Idaho.

Remember, you CANNOT suppress the virus unless you allow people who don't show symptoms yet to get tested!!

19/I kind of do thing human challenge trials should be allowed for coronavirus vaccines...

20/Thanks to Brazil's inept leadership, there might soon be a country even worse at suppressing coronavirus than the U.S.!!


21/Convalescent plasma does seem to work, but the effect seems pretty mild.

22/#TestandTrace WORKS, folks.

23/Some states are getting upticks.

24/The best reopening plan:

25/An infographic that shows how to minimize your risk of getting coronavirus.

26/Immunity passports? Not so fast.

27/The immune response to the coronavirus is weird.

28/There's a good chance that a vaccine won't give total protection. That means we're going to need to vaccinate a LOT of people in order to crush the virus.

29/And that's all for today, folks. Come back tomorrow for more COVID-y excitement! 


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