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Nearly half of US states haven't contained their coronavirus outbreaks, a new study finds

1 day ago   |   By Business Insider

Twenty-four US states haven't contained their coronavirus outbreaks, according to a new study from Imperial College London.
The researchers modeled the basic reproduction number - a number that helps determine how quickly the virus is spreading - for each state.
They concluded that most states in the Midwest and the South are still seeing relatively high rates of transmission.
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