Publications - October 2022

Preprint and peer-reviewed publications from RECOVER’s studies

Population-based screening in a municipality after a primary school outbreak of the SARS-CoV-2 Alpha variant, the Netherlands, December 2020–February 2021 (van Beek et al. 2022)

An outbreak of SARS-CoV-2 Alpha variant (Pango lineage B.1.1.7) was detected at a primary school (School X) in Lansingerland, the Netherlands, in December 2020. The outbreak was studied retrospectively, and population-based screening was used to assess the extent of virus circulation and decelerate transmission. The SARS-CoV-2 variant was determined using variant PCR or whole genome sequencing. 

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