Anthony Fauci, the federal government’s top infectious disease expert, is putting himself in “modified quarantine” after possibly being exposed to a White House staffer with coronavirus, CNN reported Saturday.
Fauci, 79, told CNN correspondent Jake Tapper that the contact was “low risk” — meaning he did not have direct contact with the sick staffer.
A test Friday found Fauci did not have COVID-19, CNN reported.
Fauci plans to be tested every day, and will work from home wearing a mask, the network said. Fauci might eventually go to his office at the National Institute of Allergies and Infectious … Read the rest of this entry »Posted: May 10th, 2020 | Author: admin | Filed under: COVID-19 | Tags: Anthony Fauci, COVID-19, The White House | Comments Off on Fauci headed to ‘modified quarantine’ after exposure to White House staffer with coronavirus