Comparison of viral levels in individuals with or without symptoms at time of COVID-19 testing among 32,480 residents and staff of nursing homes and assisted living facilities in Massachusetts

Author(s): Niall J Lennon, Roby P Bhattacharyya, Michael J Mina, Heidi L Rehm, Deborah T Hung, Sandra Smole, Ann Woolley, Eric S Lander, Stacey B GabrielJournal: medRxiv July 2020
Transmission of COVID-19 from people without symptoms poses considerable challenges to public health containment measures. The distribution of viral loads…

Implications of the Age Profile of the Novel Coronavirus

Author(s): David J. Haw, William P Hanage, C. Jessica E. Metcalf, Michael J Mina, James HayJournal: DASH March 2020
The role of children in the transmission of SARS-CoV-2 remains unclear, and existing data are yet to provide a consistent…