WHO walks back claim about ‘very rare’ asymptomatic coronavirus transmission

Posted by on June 9, 2020 3:16 pm
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The World Health Organization on Tuesday walked back comments from a top official who said it was “very rare” for someone to contract the coronavirus from an asymptomatic carrier. “Some estimates of around 40 percent of transmission may be due to asymptomatic [cases], but those are from models. So I didn’t include that in my…