Here’s where things stand on COVID-19 tests in the U.S.

Ramping up testing is key to knowing how far the virus has spread and getting back to normal

Testing in Melbourne, Fla.

Though millions of people have been tested for the coronavirus, including this man in Melbourne, Fla., on April 8, there still aren’t enough tests to safely loosen social distancing measures, health experts say. Researchers are developing new diagnostic and blood tests in an effort to fill the gaps.

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