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Exclusive — Dr. Irwin Redlener: Businesses Need Fast ‘Point-of-Care’ Coronavirus Testing Because We Might Not Get a Vaccine or ‘Sustained Immunity’

Dr. Irwin Redlener, director of the National Center for Disaster Preparedness at Columbia University, called for the development of fast, reliable, and affordable coronavirus testing technology at businesses in order to safely reopen the economy and give the public the peace of mind it needs to resume consumer activity.

A woman walks by a closed barber shop and shoe and watch repair store on May 5, 2020 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Angela Weiss / AFP) (Photo by ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images)