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Friday, May 22, 2020
A study of patients who initially tested negative for the virus, but weeks later tested positive again, has found they do not appear to pass the disease to personal contacts such as family members.
Thursday, May 21, 2020
Even as the nation's economy slowly reopens after shutdown, reports of millions more unemployed keep rolling in. NPR's economics and science correspondents discuss the latest coronavirus news.
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Antibody tests can identify people who have been previously exposed to the coronavirus. But false positive results are a concern. Performing two different tests could reduce errors.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
NPR's economics and science correspondents discuss the latest in the nation's response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Monday, May 18, 2020
The number of COVID-19 cases and deaths in the U.S. is still on the rise, but there are glimmers of hope. A vaccine developer has reported some encouraging, though early results.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Public health experts have testified before a Senate health committee on Tuesday. House Democrats are proposing a plan for the next coronavirus relief bill.
Monday, May 11, 2020
The White House has ramped up the coronavirus testing for its staff. At the same time, President Trump has voiced doubts about the ability of testing to stop the spread of the virus.
Thursday, May 07, 2020
Scientists don't know whether people who have been exposed to the coronavirus will be immune for life, or if it can infect us again and again, like the common cold.
Thursday, May 07, 2020
Scientists are now trying to determine whether antibodies in the blood will protect people from contracting the coronavirus again. This question is crucial for the development of a vaccine.
Monday, May 04, 2020
These tests are designed to identify people who have been previously exposed to the virus. The Food and Drug Administration is now telling manufacturers they'll have to meet minimum standards.
Friday, May 01, 2020
What types of tests are available for the coronavirus, and how accurate are they? Here's a handy guide to the field.
Thursday, April 23, 2020
In the last month, the coronavirus pandemic has claimed the jobs of one in six workers in the United States. NPR economic, science and congressional correspondents discuss the latest coronavirus news.
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
NPR politics and science correspondents relay the latest news in the response to the coronavirus epidemic in the United States.
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
NPR economics, science and politics correspondents relay the latest in the response to the coronavirus epidemic in the United States.
Monday, April 20, 2020
NPR political and science correspondents break down the latest in the response to the coronavirus pandemic in the United States.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Antibody tests to detect past exposure to the coronavirus will soon be everywhere. But even the best ones can provide wrong answers surprisingly often — and give false assurance.
Friday, April 10, 2020
NPR science and politics correspondents relay the latest news in the United States response to the coronavirus epidemic.
Thursday, April 09, 2020
NPR economics, national and science correspondents relay the latest news in the response to the coronavirus epidemic in the United States.
Wednesday, April 08, 2020
NPR politics, science and national correspondents relay the latest news on the response in the United States to the coronavirus epidemic.
Tuesday, April 07, 2020
NPR science and politics reporters and a Wisconsin Public Radio correspondent relay the latest updates in the United States response to the coronavirus epidemic.