Superspreading events suggest aerosol transmission of SARS-CoV-2 by accumulation in enclosed spaces.

  title={Superspreading events suggest aerosol transmission of SARS-CoV-2 by accumulation in enclosed spaces.},
  author={John M. Kolinski and Tobias M. Schneider},
  journal={Physical review. E},
  volume={103 3-1},
Viral transmission pathways have profound implications for public safety; it is thus imperative to establish a complete understanding of viable infectious avenues. Mounting evidence suggests SARS-CoV-2 can be transmitted via the air; however, this has not yet been demonstrated. Here we quantitatively analyze virion accumulation by accounting for aerosolized virion emission and destabilization. Reported superspreading events analyzed within this framework point towards aerosol mediated… 

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