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¿Por qué hay tantas pruebas para el COVID-19? ¿Cómo sé cuál es mejor para mí?

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R: Hay dos tipos de pruebas para el virus que causa COVID-19: diagnóstico y anticuerpo. Se han desarrollado diferentes tipos de pruebas basadas en la ciencia del virus y como nuestro cuerpo responde a él. Las pruebas de diagnóstico le informan si tiene una infección viral activa — es decir, si tiene COVID-19 activo ahora

What happened with that Yankees COVID-19 outbreak? What does it mean for vaccine effectiveness?

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A: While several vaccinated players tested positive, they were almost all asymptomatic. TL; DR- Nine members of the New York Yankees tested positive for COVID-19 after receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Among those who tested positive only one reported mild symptoms. These cases were discovered because the Yankees test regularly, unlike most other vaccinated

Are there really COVID-sniffing bees?

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A: TL;DR. Turns out bees have great sniffers, just like dogs! Preliminary studies demonstrate up to 95% accuracy in detection of COVID-19 using multiple specially trained honeybees. Scientists of all stripes have stepped up to the challenge of helping fight the COVID-19 pandemic, including scientists who specialize in insects with yellow and black stripes. Researchers

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In this live Q&A, we’re teaming up with our science gal-pals at the Unbiased Science Podcast, Drs. Andrea Love and Jessica Steier! We’ll be answering reader questions about antibody testing after vaccination, viral variants & kids, #thrifting, and whether your COVID-19 vaccine can make you test positive for COVID.  https://www.facebook.com/unbiasedscipod/ ➡️ Welcome, Intros, and Comments