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Communication to Users of Argonne User Facilities

Coronavirus Update

As a hub for international scientific collaboration and a community dedicated to safety, Argonne National Laboratory is closely watching the global progression of the coronavirus.

While we continue to monitor and assess the situation, Argonne maintains normal operations.

We encourage visitors to take precautions, as you would with any infectious disease, especially while traveling. If you are ill, reschedule your visit and seek medical guidance.

Continue to check back with us for updates. We encourage you to visit the CDC website for up-to-date information about the coronavirus.

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