Viral dynamics of acute SARS-CoV-2 infection and applications to diagnostic and public health strategies.

Author(s): Kissler SM, Fauver JR, Mack C, Olesen SW, Tai C, Shiue KY, Kalinich CC, Jednak S, Ott IM, Vogels CBF, Wohlgemuth J, Weisberger J, DiFiori J, Anderson DJ, Mancell J, Ho DD, Grubaugh ND, Grad YHJournal: PLoS BiolPMID: 34252080 July 2021
SARS-CoV-2 infections are characterized by viral proliferation and clearance phases and can be followed by low-level persistent viral RNA shedding.…

SARS-CoV-2 Transmission Risk Among National Basketball Association Players, Staff, and Vendors Exposed to Individuals With Positive Test Results After COVID-19 Recovery During the 2020 Regular and Postseason.

Author(s): Mack CD, DiFiori J, Tai CG, Shiue KY, Grad YH, Anderson DJ, Ho DD, Sims L, LeMay C, Mancell J, Maragakis LLJournal: JAMA Intern MedPMID: 33885715 April 2021
Clinical data are lacking regarding the risk of viral transmission from individuals who have positive reverse-transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) SARS-CoV-2…