Researchers say the patterns of social contact study will improve knowledge of the growth of epidemics. Photo: Robert Ng Researchers say the patterns of social contact study will improve knowledge of the growth of epidemics. Photo: Robert Ng
Researchers say the patterns of social contact study will improve knowledge of the growth of epidemics. Photo: Robert Ng
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Average Hongkonger meets 12-13 people a day. Do you? Study of social interactions to help map disease epidemics

Under-20s and fortysomethings the most gregarious Hongkongers, first study of its kind shows; the data will help improve scientists’ understanding of how disease epidemics spread

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Researchers say the patterns of social contact study will improve knowledge of the growth of epidemics. Photo: Robert Ng Researchers say the patterns of social contact study will improve knowledge of the growth of epidemics. Photo: Robert Ng
Researchers say the patterns of social contact study will improve knowledge of the growth of epidemics. Photo: Robert Ng
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