Prof. Weitz writes opinion piece for Atlanta Journal Constitution on viral testing

October 16, 2020

Professor Weitz wrote an opinion piece for the Atlanta Journal Constitution with Greg Gibson about how asymptomatic testing for Covid-19 may mitigate its spread.

But that’s the point: catching a case early may help to isolate individuals before they become highly infectious, thereby stopping chains of transmission before they start. In doing so, we reduce the chance that one case becomes a few and a few cases become many.