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Let there be music: report shows, with protocols, live shows can take place

Lateral flow tests that deliver results within 30 minutes may be the answer to large events starting up again

Senior reporter

The first trial to assess the impact of comprehensive Covid-19 safety measures at an indoor live music concert has reported zero cases of virus transmission.

This is according to a study published in The Lancet Infectious Diseases journal.

The study was conducted in Barcelona, Spain, in December last year when the prevalence of infections in the region was relatively low. At the time, local travel restrictions were in place, indoor meetings were limited to six people, and Covid-19 vaccines were not yet available...

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