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Supercarriers: Just 2% of SARS-CoV-2 positive people carry 90% of the virus – News-Medical.Net

A new study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shows that the vast majority of the viral load in a community at any given point is…

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The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) emerged in late 2019 to cause the most devastating pandemic of recent times, called coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). With over three million deaths so far and hundreds of thousands of infections occurring every single day, the virus has proved challenging to control.
Most infections are asymptomatic for a long period of time, and this contributes to their rapid and extensive spread. Secondly, even from the early days of the pandemic,…

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