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The National Health Service launched a digital contact-tracing app for COVID-19 in England and Wales in September 2020. Credit: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg via Getty

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Nature 619, 31-33 (2023)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-023-02130-6

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