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Coronavirus breakthrough: UK app released to help researchers track deadly COVID-19

Coronavirus breakthrough: UK app released to help researchers track deadly COVID-19 1

Tim Spector, a professor of genetic epidemiology at King’s College, is leading the work.

He said: “The concept is that it is an early warning radar device because we are asking about non-classical symptoms as well, because many people are reporting non-persistent cough, or feeling unwell or a strange feeling of a lack of taste, or chest tightness that aren’t in the classical list but if we see it across the country in clusters we know they are probably real [symptoms of Covid-19],

“Speaking to clinicians in the hospital, especially in the elderly you get very different symptoms to the young so this idea there is only two types of symptoms – fever and long-term cough – is wrong. 

“It can occur in many different ways,” 

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