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May 28, 2021

Illness duration and symptom profile in a large cohort of symptomatic UK school-aged children tested for SARS-CoV-2 | Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine Storage and Handling Summary | Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Authorizes Additional Monoclonal Antibody for Treatment of COVID-19
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May 20, 2021

Characteristics of COVID-19 Cases and Outbreaks at Childcare Facilities | Extended interval BNT16b2 vaccination enhances peak antibody generation in older people | Risk of SARS-CoV-2 reinfection in a university student population | Risk of clinical sequelae after the acute phase of SARS-CoV-2 infection

May 14, 2021

An Examination of School Reopening Strategies during the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic | Effect of Convalescent Plasma on Mortality among Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19: Initial Three-Month Experience | Seroprevalence of anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgG antibodies in Kenyan blood donors
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May 7, 2021

Children make up nearly 21% of new COVID-19 cases | Antibody Response to 2-Dose SARS-CoV-2 mRNA Vaccine Series in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients | Performance Evaluation of Serial SARS-CoV-2 Rapid Antigen Testing During a Nursing Home Outbreak |

April 29, 2021

The Global Case-Fatality Rate of COVID-19 Has Been Declining Since May 2020 | High-dimensional characterization of post-acute sequalae of COVID-19 | When You’ve Been Fully Vaccinated: How to Protect Yourself and Others | Guidance for Operating Youth and Summer Camps During COVID-19

April 23, 2021

KFF/The Washington Post Frontline Health Care Workers Survey | SARS-CoV-2 seropositivity and subsequent infection risk in healthy young adults: a prospective cohort study | COVID-19 neuropathology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center/New York Presbyterian Hospital

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