Abbott's ID NOW test missed the most positive samples among five products given the green light by the FDA to use during the pandemic.
Joi ItoFalse Negatives in Quick COVID-19 Test Near 15 Percent: Study - Abbott’s ID NOW test missed the most positive samples among five products given the green light by the FDA to use during the pandemic.
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Joi Ito"With further research, it may emerge that the BCG vaccine does confer protection against COVID-19; however, with the current state of knowledge we cannot state this with any degree of certainty..." via @CarnaticPrior
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MEDICAL STUDENT COVID-19 CURRICULUM On March 15, a group of students at Harvard Medical School created a Response Team to organize their efforts against the COVID-19 pandemic. They identified two main opportunities for impact: education and...