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Dr Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health, at a briefing last night

Last night

Asymptomatic transmission refers to transmission of the virus from a person, who does not develop symptoms.

Meanwhile….

“From the data we have, it still seems to be rare that an asymptomatic person actually transmits onward to a secondary individual. It’s very rare.”

Dr. Maria Van Kerkhove (above), head of WHO’s emerging diseases and zoonosis unit, at a news briefing from the United Nations agency’s Geneva headquarters yesterday.

Anyone?

Asymptomatic spread of coronavirus is ‘very rare,’ WHO says (CNBC)

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Update:

Um.

Meanwhile…

Good times.