The Seattle area has been hard-hit by the coronavirus outbreak. Above, the Pike Place Public Market in the city’s downtown. Photo: AP The Seattle area has been hard-hit by the coronavirus outbreak. Above, the Pike Place Public Market in the city’s downtown. Photo: AP
The Seattle area has been hard-hit by the coronavirus outbreak. Above, the Pike Place Public Market in the city’s downtown. Photo: AP

Coronavirus: Seattle lab that tried to sound early warning can resume tests after being ordered to stop

  • Infectious disease experts in a hard-hit area were blocked by federal health officials when they saw evidence of community spread weeks ago
  • Contradicting Trump’s claim that tests are available to all, a Republican senator says: ‘We’ve got a long way to go to be able to get rapid, efficient testing’

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The Seattle area has been hard-hit by the coronavirus outbreak. Above, the Pike Place Public Market in the city’s downtown. Photo: AP The Seattle area has been hard-hit by the coronavirus outbreak. Above, the Pike Place Public Market in the city’s downtown. Photo: AP
The Seattle area has been hard-hit by the coronavirus outbreak. Above, the Pike Place Public Market in the city’s downtown. Photo: AP
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