Infectious disease specialist Dr. Aileen Marty talks Mu variant of coronavirus

Bob Sirott

An employee of the Ministry of Health gets results of the COVID-19 tests carried out massively in different parts of the country, at the Max Bloch clinical laboratory in San Salvador, on May 18, 2020. – El Salvador’s government urged the population to comply with preventive measures to stop the growing spread of the new coronavirus, which has reached almost 2,000 cases. (Photo by MARVIN RECINOS / AFP) (Photo by MARVIN RECINOS/AFP via Getty Images)

Dr. Aileen Marty, Infectious Disease Specialist & Professor at Florida International University, joined Bob Sirott to talk about the latest health news. Dr. Marty and Bob talk about Mu variant of coronavirus, whether a COVID test could tell you which variant you have, and how long you should wait to get tested following exposure to COVID variants.

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