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Michigan: R0: How Scientists Quantify the Intensity of an Outbreak Like Coronavirus and Its Pandemic Potential

What is R0 and why is it an important epidemiological concept that is a crucial part of public health planning during an outbreak? University of Michigan School of Public Health chair and professor of Epidemiology, Joseph Eisenberg, explains R0 and how it’s used for outbreaks like coronavirus.

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