Chinese and American researchers have been working together more than ever since the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a new study. Photo: ReutersChinese and American researchers have been working together more than ever since the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a new study. Photo: Reuters
Chinese and American researchers have been working together more than ever since the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a new study. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus trumps poor US-China relations as scientific collaboration spikes, study shows

  • Since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, American and Chinese teams have increased their cooperation on related research, paper says
  • Scientific collaboration between the two countries has seen ‘explosive growth’ in recent years and scientists have ‘doubled down’ since start of global health crisis, co-author says

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Chinese and American researchers have been working together more than ever since the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a new study. Photo: ReutersChinese and American researchers have been working together more than ever since the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a new study. Photo: Reuters
Chinese and American researchers have been working together more than ever since the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a new study. Photo: Reuters

Corrected [2:53pm, 27 Jul, 2020]

  • [2:53pm, 27 Jul, 2020]

    This story has been corrected to show John Haupt co-authored a study with Professor Jenny Lee from the University of Arizona College of Education. An earlier version incorrectly stated that John Haupt co-authored a paper with Caroline Wagner.

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