2020 was a big year for Fauci – but he's been on the national stage for decades. Here's more about his work before COVID-19 and why he was perfectly poised to help the US respond to the pandemic.
Dec. 17, 2020 • ~10 min
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Genetic information that could help finger the next infectious threat is stored in museums around the world.
June 24, 2020 • ~9 min
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Winter is flu season – could it be coronavirus season as well? The research is mixed, but other factors besides temperature and humidity have more to do with the spread of SARS-CoV-2.
April 15, 2020 • ~5 min
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