Perspective

Reducing transmission of SARS-CoV-2

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  27 May 2020:
eabc6197
DOI: 10.1126/science.abc6197

Figures

  • Masks reduce airborne transmission.

    Infectious aerosol particles can be released during breathing and speaking by asymptomatic infected individuals. No masking maximizes exposure, whereas universal masking results in the least exposure.

    GRAPHIC: V. ALTOUNIAN/SCIENCE

Stay Connected to Science

Navigate This Article