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How long can the new coronavirus last on surfaces? This tool...

How long can the virus that causes COVID-19 survive on different surfaces? This online tool can give an estimate based on room temperature and humidity.
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U.S. ‘patient one’ spurs one of many COVID-19 drug trials

The doctor who treated the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in the U.S. explains why remdesivir is a valuable drug in battling the new coronavirus.
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U.S. relief groups protect most vulnerable from COVID-19

U.S. relief groups are supporting the global fight against COVID-19. See how these organizations are helping the world's most vulnerable communities.
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120+ countries support probe into origins of COVID-19

There are still many questions about the origins of COVID-19. Countries have come together to support an investigation into the coronavirus.
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Museum exhibit on epidemics goes digital

Most infectious diseases jump from animal hosts to humans, but animals aren't to blame. Discover how these problems originate and how they can be tackled.
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COVIDsitters help frontline workers

A movement that started in Minnesota is bringing child care and pet-sitting services to health care workers on the frontlines of fighting coronavirus.
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U.S. leads global health response

The U.S. government has provided $10 billion in support of coronavirus relief efforts, and the American people have added another $4.3 billion in donations.
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U.S. collaborates with international community on COVID-19 [video]

Watch this video to learn how the U.S. private sector, academic community and government partners with countries near and far to collaborate on COVID-19.
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U.S. data release spurs new tools in fight against COVID-19

The United States has released thousands of coronavirus studies for global review. See how U.S. transparency is advancing the search for a way to defeat COVID-19.