Dr Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is seen in a frame grab from a video feed as he testifies remotely from his home during a Senate committee hearing in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labour, and Pensions Committee via Reuters Dr Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is seen in a frame grab from a video feed as he testifies remotely from his home during a Senate committee hearing in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labour, and Pensions Committee via Reuters
Dr Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is seen in a frame grab from a video feed as he testifies remotely from his home during a Senate committee hearing in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labour, and Pensions Committee via Reuters

Top disease expert Dr Anthony Fauci warns of ‘really serious’ consequences if US reopens too soon

  • Key member of Trump’s Covid-19 task force testifies to Senate panel via video conference
  • He offers cautious optimism on treatment and vaccine development

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Dr Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is seen in a frame grab from a video feed as he testifies remotely from his home during a Senate committee hearing in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labour, and Pensions Committee via Reuters Dr Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is seen in a frame grab from a video feed as he testifies remotely from his home during a Senate committee hearing in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labour, and Pensions Committee via Reuters
Dr Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is seen in a frame grab from a video feed as he testifies remotely from his home during a Senate committee hearing in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labour, and Pensions Committee via Reuters
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