Airborne transmission of respiratory viruses

@article{Wang2021AirborneTO,
  title={Airborne transmission of respiratory viruses},
  author={Chia C. Wang and Kimberly A. Prather and Josu{\^e} Sznitman and Jose L. Jimenez and Seema S. Lakdawala and Zeynep Tufekci and Linsey C. Marr},
  journal={Science (New York, N.y.)},
  year={2021},
  volume={373}
}
Mechanisms of airborne transmission The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted controversies and unknowns about how respiratory pathogens spread between hosts. Traditionally, it was thought that respiratory pathogens spread between people through large droplets produced in coughs and through contact with contaminated surfaces (fomites). However, several respiratory pathogens are known to spread through small respiratory aerosols, which can float and travel in air flows, infecting people who inhale… 
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