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The World Health Organization Publishes Technical Guidelines for COVID-19 Researchers Studying Antibodies & Community Spread
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The World Health Organization Publishes Technical Guidelines for COVID-19 Researchers Studying Antibodies & Community Spread

The World Health Organization has published information for COVID-19 researchers looking at antibodies in previously infected individuals to help gain a picture of community spread, the possibility of catching the novel virus twice, and to track other characteristics of the disease. If you or a company or research team you know is working on COVID-19 research, the following information may be useful as it is linked to more resources and related guidelines. Also, if you are not already following this page, this is where WHO publishes guidelines for a number of rapidly evolving aggregated studies and guidelines for COVID-19 response. We hope it is helpful to you.

COVID-19 Coronavirus Resources for Michigan Residents & Businesses
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Resources for Michigan Residents & Businesses

We’ve spent the week asking around for regional resources and up-to-date information on COVID-19/Coronavirus prevention and quarantine resources in Michigan. Initially, there weren’t any. Press contacts in local research centers said they were busy getting a grip on the situation themselves, didn’t have time to be interviewed, or simply didn’t have any information yet available, and the Centers for Disease Control had very limited published information available online. Testing seems to be the biggest bottleneck on getting a handle on how far COVID-19 has spread in the United States, as early COVID-19 tests were faulty, and the promise from the Trump administration to distribute 1 million tests, or loosening restrictions from the CDC on who could perform testing or how many people should be tested, fell under scrutiny as they missed an early window for preventing and monitoring spread of the novel respiratory virus.

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