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Microbiologist Charles Gerba calls smartphones “germ mobile devices because you touch a surface, touch your phone, put it on your phone, put it in your pocket, you’ll take it back home, take the phone home and do it again. Basically, you’ve moved the virus from your phone to your home.”

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Microbiologist Charles Gerba, a battle-scarred virus veteran, earned the sobriquet “Dr. Germ” based on his experience and expertise in researching and eradicating germs.

By Jamie Landers, Cronkite News March 25, 2020
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