Largest Study of COVID-19 Transmission Highlights Essential Role of Super-Spreaders

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3D Model of Sars CoV-2 and Seperate Model of Spike Protein

Researchers from India and the United States conducted a large epidemiological study of COVID-19. The researchers found eight percent of people with COVID-19 accounted for 60 percent of the new infections observed among the contacts. The team also discovered seven out of 10 COVID-19 patients were not linked to any new cases. The study examined data from 575,071 individuals who were tested after coming into contact with 84,965 people with confirmed cases of COVID-19.

Content Source: Los Angeles Times

Content Author: Shashank Bengali