The Persistence of Monkeypox

Greetings from an undisclosed location in my apartment. Welcome to Viral Transmissions. Today, August 5th, is the 60th anniversary of the death of Marilyn Monroe. Today I’m going to talk about practical implications of the environmental persistence of monkeypox virus, because a lot of the feedback on the last issue was people who wanted to know how to protect themselves from virus in the environment. We’ll discuss gym mats and shared laundry facilities, but I also link to some resources that are fairly comprehensive.

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