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Donald Trump and Melania Trump Test Positive for Coronavirus

The Washington PostGetty Images President Donald Trump and his wife, First Lady Melania Trump, have tested positive for the coronavirus, he shared on Twitter early Friday. The announcement comes hours after news broke that Hope Hicks, one of the president’s closest advisors, had tested positive for the virus. “Tonight, @FLOTUS and I tested positive for… Read More »

FDA grants emergency use authorization for saliva coronavirus test that has fast results

The Food and Drug Administration granted emergency use authorization for a saliva-based testing system that can return accurate results in less than three hours. The SalivaDirect test is conducted using saliva collected in a container without a swab and has a sensitivity of results similar to nasal swabs, which have been used to test for… Read More »