The discovery is preliminary. “There is evidence of the virus in stool, but not evidence of infectious virus.”
The WHO Director-General cited the “alarming levels of spread and severity” and the “alarming levels of inaction.”
New insights from China, CDC
News from the FDA/CDC
Thus far, only a few Center for Drug Evaluation and Research events on the FDA's meeting webpage are listed as being canceled or postponed.
Longer quarantine could be considered in highest-risk scenarios, but benefits must be weighed against costs to public health and the quarantined...
From the Journals
Beyond respiratory droplets, fecal shedding could also be a potential route of transmission.
The agency published two guidance documents related to helping contain the spread of the coronavirus, primarily aimed at ensuring that health care...
In the United States, however, most medical conferences are moving forward as planned – at least for now.
King County, Wash. is Ground Zero for the first outbreak on U.S. soil.
Health officials in Washington state said they are investigating a long-term care facility with two presumptive positive cases of COVID-19 and...