The White House has stepped up screening since and each the president and the vice-president are actually examined day by day.
Fauci said his "modified quarantine" will consist of him staying at home as much as possible and teleworking for the next 14 days.
Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), will continue to go to the White House for relevant meetings and will likely wear a mask, as he is entering a "modified" quarantine after having "limited" exposure to the virus at the White House, Fox News is told.
The coronavirus pandemic struck at the nucleus of US President Donald Trump's White House Covid-19 task force over the weekend with three senior officials including one of its lead members, Dr. Anthony Fauci, placing themselves in self-quarantine.
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An FDA spokeswoman confirmed Saturday morning that Hahn also came in contact with an individual who tested positive. The two are now tested daily for the virus.
One of Trump's personal valets also tested positive for coronavirus.
Over the weekend, reports surfaced that almost a dozen members of the U.S. Secret Service protecting the president, the vice president and their families, had also tested positive for the novel coronavirus. "I'm doing well and look forward to getting back to work for the American people", she wrote. "Two senior administration officials said the discussion was not heated", the newspaper reported. The White House had no immediate comment on whether Stephen Miller had been tested or if he was still working in the White House.
And, at least 11 members of the Secret Service - charged with protecting President Trump and other officials - had the virus as of Thursday evening, according to a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) tally reviewed by Yahoo News.
White House chief of staff Mark Meadows said the administration was stepping up mitigation efforts already recommended by public health experts and taking other unspecified precautions to ensure the safety of the president.