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WHO clarifies ‘very rare’ transmission remarks

A top WHO official on Tuesday clarified her remarks that transmission of the new coronavirus from asymptomatic carriers was “very rare,” citing a “misunderstanding.” Maria Van Kerkhove, the World Health Organization’s Covid-19 technical lead, had said that on the basis of studies carried out in several countries, transmission of the virus by an asymptomatic person […]