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How the ‘Japan model’ – limited testing with robust contact tracing – kept the country from being initially overwhelmed by COVID-19

[At the beginning of the pandemic,] Japan went its own way, limiting tests to only the most severe cases as ...
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On the front lines fighting the coronavirus: I took a COVID-19 contact tracing course

In the Before Times, there were only about 2,200 contact tracers for the whole US, according to the Association of ...
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Contact tracing promises to curb the spread of COVID-19 in New York–if privacy fears can be overcome

Hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers will be asked to disclose personal information this month as part of the city’s ...
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‘A new way of life’: UK launches COVID-19 contact tracing system with voluntary self-isolation

A test-and-trace system to find and isolate people who come into contact with coronavirus will be launched in the U.K ...

‘Digital’ contact tracing: How would the US react to coronavirus containment effort that tracks our cell phones?

There’s a reason contact tracing has survived the test of time: it works. Thanks to epic efforts at hunting down ...
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