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How researchers can track how a virus circulates

DETROIT – When it comes to tracking the way a virus circulates, researchers use many traditional methods, such as contact tracking. While that’s important, it only gives a narrow window on transmission among a limited number of people. Local 4 Dr. Frank McGeorge explains how epidemiologists can get a 10,000 …

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Has the coronavirus (COVID-19) been mutating?

DETROIT – Since the start of the outbreak, scientists have known the genetic sequence of COVID-19, but over time, researchers have seen it change, leading to the theory that the coronavirus is mutating. Update June 26, 2020: Michigan coronavirus cases (COVID-19) up to 62,695, death toll now at 5,888 A …

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