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Q&A: Lessons learned from viral outbreaks in the age of COVID-19

Credit: CC0 Public Domain What did health professionals learn about dealing with viral outbreaks from the Ebola epidemic of 2018? Brayden Schindell (BSc/18) is a doctoral student in Dr. Jason Kindrachuk’s Laboratory of Emerging and Re-emerging Viruses, in medical microbiology and infectious diseases at the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences. …

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China confirms 1st death outside epicenter of viral outbreak

Passengers wearing protective face masks enter the departure hall of a high speed train station in Hong Kong, Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020. China closed off a city of more than 11 million people Thursday, halting transportation and warning against public gatherings, to try to stop the spread of a deadly …

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