SARS-CoV-2 Surveillance Testing at Day Care Centers

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What The Study Did: Researchers investigated the feasibility of SARS-CoV-2 surveillance testing among children and childcare workers at nine day care centers in Germany and its potential effectiveness for preventing viral spread.

Authors: Oliver Kurzai, M.D., of the University of Wuerzburg, and Johannes Liese, M.D., M.Sc., of University Hospital Wuerzburg in Wuerzburg, Germany, are the corresponding authors.



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