Fauci says government must understand 'profound risk' of monkeypox to control spread

Posted on AllSides July 27th, 2022
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Dr. Anthony Fauci, chief medical adviser to President Biden, told NPR's All Things Considered Tuesday that, amid early transmission of monkeypox, it's important to understand "the extent of the spread, how it's spread, what population." He said it is a virus that medical professionals understand and one that they have available tools to use, unlike in the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic.

In an interview with host Juana Summers, Fauci said about 99% of the cases have occurred in men who have sex with men.

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