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Japan supercomputer shows doubling masks offers little help preventing viral spread – Fox Business

The findings in part contradict recent recommendations from the U.S. Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that two masks were better than one

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Japanese supercomputer simulations showed that wearing two masks gave limited benefit in blocking viral spread compared with one properly fitted mask.
The findings in part contradict recent recommendations from the U.S. Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that two masks were better than one at reducing a person’s exposure to the coronavirus.
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Researchers used the Fugaku supercomputer to model the flow of virus particles from people wearing different…

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